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Management Tracks: Sunesis, Vital

December 7, 2017 12:02 AM UTC

Cancer company Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:SNSS) said President and CEO Daniel Swisher will step down, effective Dec. 31. He will join Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:JAZZ) as president and COO. Director Dayton Misfeldt will serve as interim CEO while the company seeks a replacement.

Liver failure company Vital Therapies Inc. (NASDAQ:VTL) said CEO Terry Winters will step down, effective Jan. 3. Russell Cox, who is resigning as EVP and COO of Jazz on Jan. 3, will succeed Winters...