Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNMX) (the Company) announced today the appointment of Matthew D. Bayley, MD, MBA to its Board of Directors.
"We are excited to welcome Matt to our Board of Directors during this important time for the Company," said Mike Cola, CEO of Aevi Genomic Medicine. "He has played a key role in advancing the strategic direction at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and his industry experiences and keen business insights will bring a valuable perspective to the Company."
Dr. Bayley currently serves as a Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) where he leads strategic planning and business development efforts and supports the CEO in developing the strategy of advancing CHOP's mission. Prior to joining CHOP, he was a Partner at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm, where his work focused on strategy, operations, and organizational topics in the healthcare field. Dr. Bayley graduated from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce, and went on to receive his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School.
About Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc.
Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc. is dedicated to unlocking the potential of genomic medicine to translate genetic discoveries into novel therapies. Driven by a commitment to patients with pediatric onset life-altering diseases, the company's research and development efforts leverages an internal genomics platform and an ongoing collaboration with the Center for Applied Genomics (CAG) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).