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Pfizer elevates Bourla as Read steps down

This article was originally published in OTC Bulletin & The Rose Sheet

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Pfizer’s chief executive officer Ian Read is to step down after eight years at the helm of the US pharma giant and take on the role of executive chairman. On 1 January 2019, he will be succeeded by chief operating officer Albert Bourla, who won the “unanimous support” of Pfizer’s board.

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