Zealand Pharma Appoints New Chief Operating Officer  
1/4/2013 9:41:05 AM

Copenhagen, 4 January 2013 - Zealand Pharma (NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen: ZEAL) announces the appointment of Agneta Svedberg as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer. Effective from 1 February 2013, she will join the Executive Management team to replace Senior Vice President and COO, John Hyttel, one of the founders of Zealand Pharma, who is now retiring after having worked with the company since its inception in 1998.