Jerry Williamson, Argeris Karabelas, Craig Rosen, Laura D Andrea Tyson, Silvano Fumero, Larry Respess, and Susan Lindquist | GenomeWeb

Jerry Williamson has been appointed as the new president of Biacore, replacing Thomas Wida, who is leaving the company, Biacore International said on this week. Williamson joins the Uppsala, Sweden-based company from Beacon BioPartners, a consultancy focusing on the life sciences sector. Until recently, he was the president of Pyrosequencing. Biacore said it will incur approximately SEK3.2 million ($430,000) for the termination of Wida’s contract.

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