Galapagos appoints Gilead CFO to board

Galapagos NV
Appointee name
Andrew Dickinson


Belgium-based Galapagos NV has appointed Andrew Dickinson as a non-executive, non-independent director to its board. Mr Dickinson is chief financial officer of Gilead Sciences  Inc which is a major shareholder in the company. He succeeds Daniel O’Day, chief executive of Gilead, who joined the Galapagos board in 2019 in connection with a business collaboration between the two companies. Mr Dickinson joined Gilead in 2016 and was head of corporate development and strategy before becoming CFO. He holds a doctor of law from Loyola University Chicago, US. 

Galapagos announced the appointment on 26 March 2024.

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