Ace Elevates New Board Member and Other Corporate Moves
Retail chain Ace Hardware elected a new director at its June 6 company meeting: Karen May, executive vice president and chief human resources officer of Mondelez International, has joined the board. International supermarket company Carrefour has selected its new chairman and CEO in Alexandre Bompard, who comes from the Fnac-Darty Group. In the automotive sector, Automobili Lamborghini has added Paolo Poma as its chief financial officer.
A startup based on delivering healthy foods to members, Sun Basket, has added CFO Stuart Huizinga, General Counsel Isobel Jones and board member Rob Krolik. The new hires are there to help the young company reach national scale. Another startup, LogiLube, LLC, has found a new advisory board member in ex-Siemens development director Andrew Paliszewski. Biotech company Avitide Inc. added two new hires – Scott Kennedy as CFO and Karol Lacki as vice president of technology development.
In the pharma and life sciences space, RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation has named Dr. Jonathan Freeman to its board of directors. Galmed Pharmaceuticals has also elected a new board member: Dr. Carol L. Brosgart. Tiziana Life Sciences has chosen Dr. Kunwar Shailubhai as its new CEO and chief scientific officer. He previously served as a non-executive member of the board of directors.
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