Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by IO Biotech, Incorporated (“IO Biotech”) to conduct a search for a General Counsel & Chief Legal Officer (“General Counsel”).
General Counsel & Chief Legal Officer
Company: IO Biotech is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company that is developing novel immune therapies to target cancerous tumors using its T-win ® technology platform. The Company is public, listed on NASDAQ and headquartered in Denmark.
Overview: IO Biotech is seeking its first General Counsel to oversee all legal matters and the corporate compliance program as it prepares to launch its first commercial product. Reporting to the CEO, the General Counsel will be a trusted business and legal advisor.
Experience: IO Biotech is seeking an experienced General Counsel of a public biotech company. Experience launching a commercial product and building the legal and compliance functions is highly desirable.
Compensation: Competitive with an attractive equity component.
Location: New York, NY on a hybrid basis. The Company will consider candidates residing along the Northeast corridor who wish to work remotely and who can commute as necessary.
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