Effective Feb. 1, Ipsen Group CEO Thorsten Krüger will move to the Advisory Board of the company, handing over global operational responsibilities to Geoffrey Somary, who has been appointed to CEO of Ipsen Group worldwide with the same effective date. Somary has held several senior positions within Ipsen since 2005. He has demonstrated the ability to bring together employees of different cultures in a way that delivers the best possible solutions to Ipsen customers.
The Advisory Board thanked Krüger for his contributions at Ipsen since 2013. In his shift from operational responsibility to an advisory capacity, he will support the further development of the company.
Houman Khorram will continue to serve as Group CFO, a position he has held since 2013.