Seems to me he was brought in to make sure the August 2012 CC fiasco wasn't repeated. To be sure, no longer having the over-cautious Dr Paul as the public voice makes his job easier (but convincing the founding chairman and guiding genius to abandon the spotlight can't have been easy). We seem to be getting our money's worth.
however incyte has chosen to go with a new ceo, who is just as horrible to listen to as paul, given he has been in the USA for 20 years , he must want to maintain his french accent at all costs! cause his
English is poor at best.