Advanced Accelerator Applications Appoints François Nader, M.D., to Board of Directors – Healthcare Veteran Brings Expertise in Developing Innovative Therapies


AAA today announced that François Nader, M.D., MBA has joined the Company Board of Directors as an Independent Non-Executive Director.

Dr. Nader’s guidance and perspective on global clinical development, regulatory, and commercial strategy will be of tremendous benefit as we advance our pipeline of product candidates led by Lu-DOTATATE (Lutathera®) for the treatment of Neuro Endocrine Tumors, a significant unmet medical need,“ stated Stefano Buono, Chief Executive Officer of AAA. “Dr. Nader’s deep biopharmaceutical expertise, coupled with his experience in orphan drug product launches, will be extremely valuable to help guide AAA in its mission to become a leading global player in Molecular Nuclear Medicine.”

I am delighted to join AAA’s Board of Directors. I believe that radiopharmaceuticals could represent a transformative new modality in cancer therapeutics, and I look forward to contributing to the company’s growth and success,” said François Nader, M.D.

Dr. Nader will be replacing Muriel de Szilbereky, who served as a Director in exemplary fashion from June 2013. The AAA Board will continue to be chaired by Claudio Costamagna, and will consist of eight Directors in total – 7 of which are independent.