|Vitae Pharmaceuticals Appoints Scott Applebaum as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|
“Scott’s extensive experience in providing legal and corporate compliance guidance will be invaluable to Vitae as our pipeline of first-in-class therapies continues to grow and advance,” said
Mr. Applebaum brings to Vitae nearly 20 years of legal and regulatory experience gleaned from global leadership roles at small and large pharmaceutical companies, including 10 years at Shire in multiple regulatory affairs, corporate compliance and legal positions, from heading its Specialty Pharma Legal department, to heading its Global Regulatory Affairs department, and finally overseeing its Neuroscience Business Unit. Throughout his tenure at Shire, Mr. Applebaum provided counsel to the company’s executive leadership team on key corporate and regulatory compliance matters, in addition to supporting the company’s various acquisitions. Before Shire, he served as Senior Counsel at
Mr. Applebaum earned his J.D. from
"I am pleased to join Vitae as the company continues making strides in advancing novel and potentially difference-making therapies that have been developed with its proprietary structure-based drug design platform,” said Mr. Applebaum.
For additional information, please visit the company's website at www.vitaepharma.com.
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