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Dr. Jean-Christophe Rufin appointed President of the Sanofi Espoir Corporate Foundation

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 6:00am

PARIS September 18, 2020 - Sanofi today announced the appointment of Dr. Jean-Christophe Rufin as President of the Sanofi Espoir Corporate Foundation.

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  • PARIS September 18, 2020 - Sanofi today announced the appointment of Dr. Jean-Christophe Rufin as President of the Sanofi Espoir Corporate Foundation.
  • "We are delighted that Dr. Jean-Christophe Rufin has accepted to serve as President of the Sanofi Espoir Foundation", said Serge Weinberg, President of Sanofi.
  • At the end of 2019, the Foundation was coordinating 77 projects in 50 countries in four main areas of focus:
    "It is a great honor for me to preside over the Sanofi Espoir Foundation," said Dr. Jean-Christophe Rufin.
  • Created in 2010, the Sanofi Espoir Corporate Foundation aims to reduce inequalities in health in France and internationally.

Shareholders agree 6-month lock-up on Faurecia shares

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:10pm

It also sells parts and services under the Mopar name and operates in the components and production systems sectors under the Comau and Teksid brands.

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  • It also sells parts and services under the Mopar name and operates in the components and production systems sectors under the Comau and Teksid brands.
  • For more information regarding FCA, please visit www.fcagroup.com
    Groupe PSA designs unique automotive experiences and delivers mobility solutions to meet all customer expectations.
  • The Group has five car brands, Peugeot, Citron, DS, Opel and Vauxhall and provides a wide array of mobility and smart services under the Free2Move brand.
  • An early innovator in the field of autonomous and connected cars , Groupe PSA is also involved in financing activities through Banque PSA Finance and in automotive equipment via Faurecia.

Schneider Electric's Lexington Smart Factory Earns Fourth Industrial Revolution Advanced Lighthouse Designation by World Economic Forum

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and industrial automation, today announced that its Smart Factory in Lexington, Kentucky has earned the distinction of 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) Advanced Lighthouse by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

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  • BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric , the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and industrial automation, today announced that its Smart Factory in Lexington, Kentucky has earned the distinction of 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR) Advanced Lighthouse by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
  • The Lexington site is the third Schneider Electric factory to receive this honor for success in adopting 4IR technologies at scale with demonstrated benefits to date.
  • The more than 60-year old Lexington facility was the first of Schneider Electric's U.S. plants to become a Smart Factory showcase site.
  • To learn more about Schneider Electric's IIoT-enabled smart factory solutions, please visit https://www.se.com/ww/en/work/campaign/smart-factory/ or contact your local Schneider Electric representative.

The American Nurses Association and Rita Wilson Launch "The Race to 200M," a National Program to Increase Urgency of Flu Vaccinations Among Those Most Vulnerable to Influenza and Its Complications

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Race to 200M, a collaboration with Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines global business unit of Sanofi, elevates the urgency of flu vaccination.

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  • The Race to 200M, a collaboration with Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines global business unit of Sanofi, elevates the urgency of flu vaccination.
  • The Race to 200M elevates the importance of flu vaccination given the convergence of COVID-19 and seasonal flu.
  • The American Nurses Association will share information about the program via affiliate associations in states across the United States.
  • The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the premier organization representing the interests of the nation's 4.2 million registered nurses.

Tiffany Responds to LVMH’s Request to Delay Delaware Trial for "Six or Seven Months"‎

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:35pm

Then, LVMH produced a non-binding advisory letter from a French government official that requests further delay in closing.

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  • Then, LVMH produced a non-binding advisory letter from a French government official that requests further delay in closing.
  • However, this letter does not change LVMHs obligations to close immediately upon receipt of the required regulatory approvals.
  • Tiffany has managed the business in a commercially reasonable way and in accordance with all requirements under the Merger Agreement.
  • However, Tiffany has provided regular updates to LVMH which will have the right to manage Tiffany following closing of the transaction.

International Tennis Hall of Fame Announces Enhanced Interactive Fan Voting Experience 

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 3:30pm

The International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF) today announced the return of its Fan Voting initiative, marking the third year that fans have been given the opportunity to vote for the incoming class of Hall of Famers.

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  • The International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF) today announced the return of its Fan Voting initiative, marking the third year that fans have been given the opportunity to vote for the incoming class of Hall of Famers.
  • BNP Paribas is a longtime and committed supporter of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, said Jean-Yves Fillion, CEO of BNP Paribas USA.
  • The International Tennis Hall of Fame is a non-profit organization that preserves and promotes the history of tennis and celebrates its champions, thereby serving as a vital partner in the growth of tennis globally.
  • For information on the International Tennis Hall of Fame and its programs, visit tennisfame.com.

TerraPro Solutions Performed Real Estate Due Diligence, Title Curative, Transaction Closing Support for ENGIE N. Am. Tax Equity Financing of 2.0 GW US Renewable Portfolio

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 3:00pm

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In April, ENGIE North America secured major tax equity financing for its renewables portfolio.

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  • SAN DIEGO, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In April, ENGIE North America secured major tax equity financing for its renewables portfolio.
  • The portfolio consists of 2.0 GW of renewable assets, comprised of 1.5 GW of onshore wind and 0.5 GW of utility-scale solar PV projects.
  • TerraPro Solutions was a part of the team of third-party consultants who helped ENGIE complete this tax equity financing.
  • The deliverables included title curative analysis and bridge documentation to streamline and mitigate risk related to the real estate title curative requirements and title policies.

Food X Technologies Announces Strategic Partnership to Develop Carrefour Group E-commerce Capabilities

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 1:00pm

Food X Technologies, a leading scalable end-to-end software solution for profitable online grocery fulfillment, today announced a strategic partnership with Carrefour Group, a longstanding global leader in the grocery industry, to accelerate the development of its e-commerce capabilities.

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  • Food X Technologies, a leading scalable end-to-end software solution for profitable online grocery fulfillment, today announced a strategic partnership with Carrefour Group, a longstanding global leader in the grocery industry, to accelerate the development of its e-commerce capabilities.
  • In addition to this pilot, Carrefour and Food X will consider expanding their partnership to other markets as their technology fits not only CFCs but also micro-fulfillment centers.
  • Carrefour and Food X Technologies will also partner to incorporate ongoing tech learning and innovation on sustainable business practices.
  • We are very excited to start this tech partnership with Food X, which will boost the efficiency of our e-commerce operations.

Sanofi partners with Health2Sync to deliver an innovative digital solution to patients and healthcare providers, paving the way for digital therapeutics in diabetes

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:59am

How to leverage digital tools to help healthcare professionals provide a better long-term care and management to patients has become an opportunity for this partnership between Sanofi and Health2Sync.

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  • How to leverage digital tools to help healthcare professionals provide a better long-term care and management to patients has become an opportunity for this partnership between Sanofi and Health2Sync.
  • The ultimate goal is to improve patients' understanding of insulin, increase glucose control and raise the insulinization rate in Taiwan.
  • The collaboration is just a beginning,and Sanofi aims to keep bringing digital therapeutics solutions to reach a comprehensive Diabetes Digital Healthcare Ecosystem," added Shelley Chan, Head of Diabetes, Hong Kong & Taiwan at Sanofi.
  • Moving forward, Sanofi and Health2Sync plan to further collaborate in bringing innovative digital therapeutics solutions to patients and healthcare professionals in Taiwan and other markets.

Voyager Therapeutics Appoints Michelle Quinn Smith as Chief Human Resources Officer

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 9:30pm

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voyager Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VYGR), a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing life-changing treatments for severe neurological diseases, today announced the appointment of Michelle Quinn Smith as Chief Human Resources Officer.

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  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voyager Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VYGR), a clinical-stage gene therapy company focused on developing life-changing treatments for severe neurological diseases, today announced the appointment of Michelle Quinn Smith as Chief Human Resources Officer.
  • Ms. Smith brings over 30 years of experience in human resources to Voyager, including leadership roles at Flagship Pioneering, Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Genzyme, and Sanofi.
  • Prior to joining Voyager, Ms. Smith was Senior Director of Human Resources at Flagship Pioneering and served as part of Flagships Human Resources Leadership team and advised portfolio companies.
  • Prior to Takeda, Ms. Smith held positions of increasing responsibility in human resources for Genzyme (later Sanofi), leaving Sanofi as the Global Head of Human Resources for Development-R&D.