UroGen Pharma Announces Inducement Grants Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

July 31, 2023

PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2023-- UroGen Pharma Ltd. (Nasdaq: URGN) a biotech company dedicated to developing and commercializing innovative solutions that treat urothelial and specialty cancers, today announced the grants of inducement restricted stock units (“RSUs”) and options (“Options”) to a new employee, Michael Louie, SVP Medical Affairs & Clinical Development, in connection with his commencing employment with UroGen.

Up to 30,000 ordinary shares of UroGen are issuable upon the vesting and settlement of the RSUs and up to 20,000 ordinary shares are issuable upon the vesting and exercise of the Options. The Options have an exercise price of $8.84 per share, which is the closing price of the ordinary shares on the date of grant as reported on The Nasdaq Stock Market. The RSUs and Options will vest over three years, with one third of the underlying shares vesting each year on the anniversary of the vesting date, subject in each case to the employee’s continued service relationship with UroGen.

The RSUs and Options are subject to the terms and conditions of UroGen’s 2019 Inducement Plan and RSU and Option grant notice and agreements thereunder. The RSUs and Options were granted as an inducement material to the employee entering into employment with UroGen in accordance with Nasdaq listing Rule 5635(c)(4).

About UroGen Pharma Ltd.

UroGen is a biotech company dedicated to developing and commercializing innovative solutions that treat urothelial and specialty cancers because patients deserve better options. UroGen has developed RTGelTM reverse-thermal hydrogel, a proprietary sustained release, hydrogel-based platform technology that has the potential to improve therapeutic profiles of existing drugs. UroGen’s sustained release technology is designed to enable longer exposure of the urinary tract tissue to medications, making local therapy a potentially more effective treatment option. UroGen’s first commercial product Jelmyto® (mitomycin) for pyelocaliceal solution, and investigational treatment UGN-102 (mitomycin) for intravesical solution for patients with low-grade non-muscle invasive bladder cancer, are designed to ablate tumors by non-surgical means. UroGen is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey with operations in Israel. Visit www.urogen.com to learn more or follow us on Twitter,@UroGenPharma.

Jelmyto®, RTGel® and UroGen® are registered trademarks of UroGen Pharma Ltd.

Vincent Perrone
(609) 460-3588

Cindy Romano
(609) 460-3583

Source: UroGen Pharma Ltd.