Illumina Hires New General Counsel

San Diego-based life sciences equipment firm Illumina said Monday that it has appointed Charles Dadswell as its new Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Dadswell was most recently VP, GEnreal COunsel for North and Latin America, and Corporate Director of Global Intellectual Property at bioMerieux. He also has served at BioDelivery Sciences International, Glaxo, GlaxoWellcome and GlaxoSmithKline. Dadswell replaces Christian Cabou, who the firm said has retired.