Innate Pharma woos Mondher Mahjoubi away from AstraZeneca’s cancer research ops to take the helm
France’s Innate Pharma has recruited AstraZeneca’s top cancer specialist to its helm. Mondher Mahjoubi, who’s been the therapeutic area head of oncology, global product and portfolio strategy at AstraZeneca, is taking over from Hervé Brailly, who becomes chairman of the supervisory board.
Mahjoubi has been operating at AstraZeneca’s big MedImmune subsidiary in Gaithersburg, MD for the past three years, where it’s been hard at work on durvalumab, a PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitor likely destined to be the fourth or fifth such immuno-oncology program to hit the market.
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