WEST CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“Verrica”) (Nasdaq: VRCA), a pharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing innovative pharmaceutical products for the treatment of skin diseases with significant unmet needs, today announced the appointment of Neetu Dhaliwal as Vice President of Business Development.
“We are very pleased to have Neetu join our team at this pivotal time in the company’s development,” commented Ted White, President and Chief Executive Officer of Verrica. “Neetu, as a member of the PBM Capital team, has worked with Verrica for the last 7 months, helping us complete a successful Series C Raise and IPO. Neetu will be collaborating with physicians and academic centers to find and help develop unique therapeutic options in dermatology.”
Neetu Dhaliwal joins Verrica after a decade on Wall Street in healthcare investing, most recently with PBM Capital Group, LLC, Verrica’s initial institutional investor. She began her career at J.P. Morgan in Healthcare Investment Banking. Neetu received a B.S in Economics with a Concentration in Finance from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
About Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Verrica is a pharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing and commercializing innovative pharmaceutical products for the treatment of skin diseases with significant unmet needs. The company’s lead product candidate, VP-102, is currently being evaluated in two Phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of molluscum and in a Phase 2 clinical trial for the treatment of common warts.
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