IXICO plc announced the appointment of Dr. Dipti Amin as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect. Dr. Amin is an experienced non-executive director and medically trained senior executive with extensive commercial, leadership and operational experience, in medicine, pharmacology and the highly regulated healthcare and research sectors. Dr. Amin spent over twenty years of her executive career at IQVIA, occupying senior positions in compliance, drug safety and medical affairs and will bring significant additional pharmaceutical and CRO experience to the Company.

Dr. Amin currently sits on the Boards of the University of Hertfordshire and Lineage Cell Therapeutics, a US based biotechnology company, having previously sat on the Boards of companies in both the private and public sectors. Dr. Amin will also be joining the Remuneration and Audit committees with immediate effect.