In shakeup, Amarin names new CEO

|About: Amarin Corporation PLC (AMRN)|By:, SA News Editor

Amarin (AMRN -4.6%) names John Thero CEO effective January 1.

The company says the move follows "communication to the Board by Joseph Zakrzewksi of his intention to retire as CEO and Chairman."

The board's leading independent director Lars Ekman will become Chairman. (PR)