PharmaMar (MSE:PHM) has appointed Lara Vadillo to lead the Company's Communication Department.

Lara has more than 20 years experience in the world of communication, both corporate and media. Since 2019, she has led the Communication and External Relations Department at DIA Group, where she has been an active part of its transformation process. Previously, she has also held other positions of responsibility in the Company since joining the DIA Group in 2011, with the coordination of its IPO.

Previously, Lara Vadillo has developed her professional career in the media as a specialist in economic and financial information such as CNN+, Cuatro TV, Actualidad Económica or Expansión TV.

Lara Vadillo has a degree in Journalism from the Universidad Complutense of Madrid and the Université Paris VIII, and has also completed an advanced program in Business Management and Communication Management at the IE Business School.

According to Lara Vadillo, Communication Director at PharmaMar,

"I am excited to be joining the PharmaMar project and continue an essential function that is to publicize PharmaMar's work in all areas, particularly in the research and discovery of drugs of marine origin."

Lara has joined PharmaMar following the retirement of the Company's previous Communication Director, Alfonso Ortín.

Luis Mora, General Manager of PharmaMar's Oncology and Virology Business Units, said:

"Lara will be a great support to PharmaMar's strategy with an exciting future full of challenges across all our business units."

He added:

"We would like to thank Alfonso Ortin for the years he has been with us and we wish him all the best in this new stage of his life."