Akcea’s top 3 C-suite execs are chopped out as Ionis sends in an interim quarterback from their bench
The top 3 execs running Ionis’ majority-owned spinoff Akcea are hitting the exit in a surprise twist Monday morning.
Akcea $AKCA reported this morning that CEO Paula Soteropoulos, President Sarah Boyce and COO Jeffrey Goldberg are out in a clean sweep. The board has placed Damien McDevitt — the chief business officer on the mother ship — in the interim chief executive spot as they hunt for some permanent replacements. Michael J. Yang and Joseph ‘Skip’ Klein III, meanwhile have joined the company’s board of directors,
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