Scancell Holdings has announced that Martin Diggle, co-founder and portfolio manager of Vulpes Investment Management, has been appointed to the Company’s board of directors as a non-executive director with immediate effect.

Martin has over 30 years’ experience in investment banking and fund management and has been an investor in life sciences and biotechnology companies for nearly 20 years. He is also an expert in Emerging Markets and Russia, where he was previously a partner and director of UBS Brunswick. He holds a Master’s Degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from University of Oxford.