Cedric  Francois net worth and biography

Cedric Francois Biography and Net Worth

Dr. Francois is a co-founder of our company and has served as a member of our board of directors and as our President and Chief Executive Officer since September 2009. Prior to co-founding our company, Dr. Francois co-founded Potentia Pharmaceuticals, a private biotechnology company, which transacted with Alcon Research Ltd in 2009. Dr. Francois received his MD degree from the University of Leuven in Belgium and his PhD degree in physiology from the University of Louisville. Following postgraduate training in pediatric and transplant surgery, Dr. Francois joined the research team that performed the first successful hand transplantation in Louisville in 1999.

What is Cedric Francois' net worth?

The estimated net worth of Cedric Francois is at least $17.48 million as of November 21st, 2023. Dr. Francois owns 269,655 shares of Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock worth more than $17,479,037 as of December 6th. This net worth evaluation does not reflect any other assets that Dr. Francois may own. Additionally, Dr. Francois receives an annual salary of $1,200,000.00 as CEO at Apellis Pharmaceuticals. Learn More about Cedric Francois' net worth.

How old is Cedric Francois?

Dr. Francois is currently 51 years old. There are 7 older executives and no younger executives at Apellis Pharmaceuticals. Learn More on Cedric Francois' age.

What is Cedric Francois' salary?

As the CEO of Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Dr. Francois earns $1,200,000.00 per year. Learn More on Cedric Francois' salary.

How do I contact Cedric Francois?

The corporate mailing address for Dr. Francois and other Apellis Pharmaceuticals executives is 100 FIFTH AVENUE, WALTHAM MA, 02451. Apellis Pharmaceuticals can also be reached via phone at (617) 977-5700 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Cedric Francois' contact information.

Has Cedric Francois been buying or selling shares of Apellis Pharmaceuticals?

During the past quarter, Cedric Francois has sold $244,000.00 in Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock. Most recently, Cedric Francois sold 5,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $48.80, for a transaction totalling $244,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 269,655 shares of the company's stock, valued at $13,159,164. Learn More on Cedric Francois' trading history.

Who are Apellis Pharmaceuticals' active insiders?

Apellis Pharmaceuticals' insider roster includes Victoria Brown (Insider), James Chopas (CAO), Mark DeLong (SVP), Pascal Deschatelets (Insider), A. Dunlop (Director), Jeffrey Eisele (Insider), Cedric Francois (CEO), Federico Grossi (Insider), Karen Lewis (Insider), Alec Machiels (Director), Nur Nicholson (Insider), Nicole Perry (VP), Lukas Scheibler (Insider), Timothy Sullivan (CFO), Adam Townsend (Insider), and David Watson (General Counsel). Learn More on Apellis Pharmaceuticals' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Apellis Pharmaceuticals?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the sold shares 48 times. They sold a total of 581,166 shares worth more than $35,640,621.82. The most recent insider tranaction occured on December, 1st when insider Lukas Scheibler sold 10,000 shares worth more than $600,000.00. Insiders at Apellis Pharmaceuticals own 7.5% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Apellis Pharmaceuticals.

Information on this page was last updated on 12/1/2023.

Cedric Francois Insider Trading History at Apellis Pharmaceuticals

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/21/2023Sell5,000$48.80$244,000.00269,655View SEC Filing Icon  
9/1/2023Sell150,000$41.75$6,262,500.00424,655View SEC Filing Icon  
5/16/2023Sell30,000$85.66$2,569,800.00274,655View SEC Filing Icon  
4/18/2023Sell30,000$82.02$2,460,600.00637,601View SEC Filing Icon  
3/21/2023Sell30,000$62.74$1,882,200.001,144,591View SEC Filing Icon  
12/19/2022Sell28,200$52.06$1,468,092.00965,128View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2020Sell5,000$52.16$260,800.001,113,079View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2020Sell5,000$39.38$196,900.001,078,079View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2020Sell5,000$34.46$172,300.001,083,079View SEC Filing Icon  
8/20/2020Sell3,457$30.00$103,710.001,093,079View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2020Sell1,543$30.00$46,290.001,096,536View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2020Sell5,000$32.12$160,600.001,098,079View SEC Filing Icon  
8/15/2019Sell10,000$26.80$268,000.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Cedric Francois Buying and Selling Activity at Apellis Pharmaceuticals

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals Company Overview

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of therapeutic compounds through the inhibition of the complement system for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. It offers EMPAVELI for the treatment of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, cold agglutinin disease, C3 glomerulopathy and immune complex membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation-associated thrombotic microangiopathy; and SYFOVRE for treating geographic atrophy (GA). The company also develops APL-2006, a bispecific C3 and VEGF inhibitor for treating wet age-related macular degeneration and GA; APL-1030, a C3 inhibitor for the treatment of various neurodegenerative diseases; and the combination of EMPAVELI and a small interfering RNA for reducing the production of C3 proteins by the liver. It has a collaboration and license agreement with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) for development and commercialization of pegcetacoplan; and a collaboration with Beam Therapeutics Inc. focused on the use of Beam's base editing technology to discover new treatments for complement-driven diseases. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.
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