Ascendis Health Limited has informed its shareholders of the appointment of Smit, Koyana, Fadal and Mulaudzi to the board of directors, who will be taking on independent and non-executive director roles.
Ascendis Health Limited announced changes to the board of directors on Friday, 5 November 2021. The group informed its shareholders of the candidates that have been nominated for appointment to the board.
The group confirmed that Harry Smit has been nominated as a non-executive director, to be effective from 5 November 2021. Smit has been noted to be the founder of Ascendis Activist Investor Group. Lwazi Koyana has been nominated as an independent non-executive director for the group, with a history of occupying other major leading positions, such as Managing Director for Infinity Asset Management.
Riyas Fadal has been nominated as a non-executive director, with effect from 5 November 2021, and has been noted to have extensive professional experience in the health sector. Lawrence Mulaudzi has also been nominated as a non-executive director, with effect from 5 November 2021, boasting extensive experience at both the senior and directorship levels.