Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Extraordinary General Meeting to Confirm New Executive Director Appointments to the Board, Being Held on September 15, 2023

Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. Extraordinary General Meeting to Confirm New Executive Director Appointments to the Board, Being Held on September 15, 2023

Halle (Saale) / Munich, Germany, August 4, 2023 – Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: VVY; NL00150002Q7) (Vivoryon, or the Company), a clinical stage company focused on the discovery and development of small molecule medicines to modulate the activity and stability of pathologically altered proteins, today announced that it will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) Friday, September 15, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. (CEST) at the Amsterdam offices of NautaDutilh N.V. The full agenda and all relevant documents for the upcoming EGM are available on the Company’s website (

The agenda includes the appointment of two new members to Vivoryon’s Board of Directors (the Board). The Board identified long-standing member of Vivoryon’s management team and current Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Frank Weber, MD, as the optimal candidate to assume the position of CEO. Additionally, the Board has proposed a newly created position, Chief Strategy & Investor Relations Officer (CS&IRO), to be assumed by current Head of Investor Relations, Anne Doering, CFA. Both Dr. Weber and Ms. Doering will also assume positions as executive directors of the Board. The proposed appointments follow the decision of Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Ulrich Dauer, PhD, to step down from his position following his notification to the Board to not renew his contract, previously announced on June 15, 2023.


About Vivoryon Therapeutics N.V.
Vivoryon is a clinical stage biotechnology company focused on developing innovative small molecule-based medicines. Driven by our passion for ground-breaking science and innovation, we strive to change the lives of patients in need suffering from severe diseases. We leverage our in-depth expertise in understanding post-translational modifications to develop medicines that modulate the activity and stability of proteins which are altered in disease settings. Beyond our lead program, varoglutamstat, which is in Phase 2 clinical development to treat Alzheimer’s disease, we have established a solid pipeline of orally available small molecule inhibitors for various indications including cancer, inflammatory diseases and fibrosis.

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Investor Contact
Stern IR
Julie Seidel
Tel: +1 212-698-8684

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