Rawson previously served as the Dyadic’s chief accounting officer after joining the Company in 2016.
In her new role, Rawson will oversee all accounting, financial reporting, treasury and taxes at the Jupiter, Florida-based Company. She will also work with the executive team to set long-term goals and make operational decisions.
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The Company’s stock climbed 7.2% to $6.43.
"Since joining Dyadic, Ping has made significant contributions to our Company, initially in her role as Director of Financial Reporting and, more recently, as Chief Accounting Officer. She has taken on increased responsibilities, and demonstrated capabilities in both business and management skills," CEO Mark Emalfarb said. "This past year was a transformational one for Dyadic with our SEC registration and uplisting to Nasdaq. Ping's efforts have been critical to our success."
Dyadic is developing a biopharmaceutical gene expression platform based on the fungus Myceliophthora thermophila.
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