Local Covid-19 drugmaker CureVac has firmed up its executive team in advance of its much-anticipated IPO. 

CureVac, which is based in Germany with U.S. headquarters in Boston, announced Tuesday that Dr. Franz-Werner Haas will become its permanent CEO. He stepped into the role on a temporary basis in March after a week in which CureVac went through two chief executives. 

The company has also lured Igor Splawski over from the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research in Cambridge to serve as…

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