Atox Bio Announces Appointment of Robert Greif as Chief Commercial Officer

14th February 2019

Chapel Hill, NC and Ness Ziona, Israel – February 14, 2019 - Atox Bio, a clinical stage company developing novel therapies for critically ill patients, today announced the appointment of Robert Greif as Chief Commercial Officer. In this newly created position, Robert will be responsible for building the commercial organization and pre-commercial activities for Reltecimod, assuming the product is successfully developed and approved by regulatory authorities. Reltecimod is the company's lead product in development and is currently in late stage clinical trials for Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections (NSTI, “flesh eating bacteria”) and Sepsis-associated Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) with results of the ACCUTE, Phase 3 study in NSTI expected by year-end.

”Robert possesses in-depth knowledge in value-based commercialization, market access, and specialty product launches for hospital-based therapies. He is a key addition to the Atox Bio management team as we get closer to completing the ACCUTE, Phase 3 study later this year. We look forward to benefitting from his experience as we prepare to bring to market the first product specifically developed for treating NSTI next year."

Dan Teleman, Chief Executive Officer of Atox Bio

Mr. Greif joins Atox Bio with a track record of leading high growth pharmaceutical and biotech businesses. Most recently, Robert led all aspects of commercial operations at rEVO Biologics, an orphan disease biotechnology company targeted at hospital-based hematology, hemophilia and critical care communities. Prior to this, he worked for UnitedHealth Group as Senior Vice President, Global Business Development. Before that, Mr. Greif held a variety of sales, marketing and market access leadership roles at Boehringer Ingelheim and Sanofi where driving demand and reimbursement in the commercial, government and hospital channels were integral to the launch of various blockbuster products including Plavix, Flomax and Spiriva

“I am impressed with the clinical development program for Reltecimod both for NSTI and AKI and excited about the potential of bringing a new treatment to patients suffering from these devastating diseases,. Joining Atox Bio at this pivotal moment of its development offers a unique opportunity to be part of the team that will deliver its vision for the benefit of patients."

Mr. Greif, Chief Commercial Officer of Atox Bio