Nemaura Medical Appoints Timothy Johnson To Board Of Directors As Independent Director, Chairman Of Audit And Corporate Governance Committees
Published: Jul 17, 2017
LOUGHBOROUGH, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nemaura Medical Inc. (OTCQB:NMRD), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of sugarBEAT®, a wireless disposable adhesive skin-patch for adjunctive use by diabetics as a non-invasive and needle-free continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system announced today that it has appointed Timothy Johnson to the company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Johnson will serve as an independent director of the company and chair the board’s Audit and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees.
“Tim’s experience with managing and overseeing companies with rapid growth potential will bring a valuable perspective to our Board, and help strengthen our corporate governance and regulatory compliance as we prepare to launch sugarBEAT® later this year.”
Dr. Faz Chowdhury, Chairman and CEO of Nemaura commented “Tim’s experience with managing and overseeing companies with rapid growth potential will bring a valuable perspective to our Board, and help strengthen our corporate governance and regulatory compliance as we prepare to launch sugarBEAT® later this year.”
Mr. Johnson is currently a Director at Diagnostax Advisory, a digital management consultancy, and has built up a decade of insight and experience bringing new products and technologies to established markets. He is a practicing Chartered Tax Adviser and earned his first class Masters of Science in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Manchester, UK.
Mr. Johnson commented “With the World Health Organization estimating there are over 420 million diabetics worldwide, and the number of pre-diabetics at almost three times this number, diabetes is one the world’s most pressing health challenges. Nemaura’s technology has the potential to be a game changer for better management of glucose levels, and I am very excited to part of such a transformative vision.”
About Nemaura Medical, Inc.
Nemaura Medical is a medical technology company developing the wireless sugarBEAT® disposable adhesive skin-patch as a non-invasive, needle-free, pain-free and affordable continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system for adjunctive use by diabetics. For more information, please visit www.nemauramedical.com.
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