LEIDEN, The Netherlands, January 21, 2020 / B3C newswire / -- Today, Toxys announces the appointment of a Chief Business Officer (CBO) and a Chief Operating Officer (COO). Toxys BV is a biotech company based in Leiden, The Netherlands, that provides innovative, high-fidelity in vitro toxicity screening solutions to identify carcinogenic and other hazardous properties of compounds for the pharmaceutical, chemical, cosmetics and food industries. With this strengthened leadership, Toxys will further accelerate business growth to become an industry-leader in animal-free chemical safety testing.
Paula van Rossum is promoted to CBO. Paula joined Toxys in 2016 as Director Business Development & Sales and has been instrumental for the business growth of Toxys. Paula holds a MSc degree from Leiden University in Biomedical Sciences and Science-based Business.
Remco Derr is promoted to COO. Remco joined Toxys in 2014 as lab manager and product specialist. He has been instrumental for management of all commercial toxicity screening as well operational management of the R&D laboratory. Remco holds a MSc degree from Leiden University in Biomedical Sciences.
“Paula and Remco are valuable additions to the senior Toxys Management Team. Their proven experience and expertise in business development, sales, customer relations and lab management will further boost the growth of Toxys” said Giel Hendriks, CEO of Toxys BV.