• Movers and Shakers January 2017

    Movers & Shakers by on January 18th, 2017

    Deborah Waterhouse Named GSK’s ViiV Healthcare CEO As ViiV Healthcare CEO, Dr. Dominique Limet stepped down after serving seven years, and the pharma giant tapped Deborah Waterhouse, the current SVP of Primary Care, as CEO, effective as of this month. Waterhouse joined GSK in 1996, and has held several roles at the company, including the […]

  • Movers and Shakers December 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on December 21st, 2016

    Allergan CEO Takes on Another Role as Chairman As Paul Bisaro steps down as Allergan’s Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors after two years of service, he handed the reins to Brenton L. Saunders, who will also continue in his role as CEO and President. Bisaro, however, will remain a member of the board. […]

  • Movers and Shakers November 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on November 23rd, 2016

    Grünenthal Names Gabriel Baertschi as CEO Gabriel Baertschi has been announced as Grünenthal Group’s CEO. The company is an independent, family-owned pharmaceutical company operating in Aachen, Germany. The veteran has more than 20 years of international experience in the industry. Most recent, Baertschi served as President and General Manager, Japan at AstraZeneca. Under his leadership, […]

  • Movers and Shakers October 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on October 31st, 2016

    Finn Partners Adds New Senior Counsel One of the most skilled storytellers in the broadcast industry, Award-winning journalist John Seigenthaler recently joined Finn Partners. He is well known as a journalist for NBC, as anchor of NBC Nightly News Weekend Edition and Special Correspondent news anchor and has appeared on many news media, including Meet […]

  • Movers and Shakers September 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on September 15th, 2016

    ACADIA Hires Todd S. Young Todd S. Young is now settling into his new role at ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer. The company perceives his financial and operational experience to be a valuable tool as the company enters a new phase following the launch of Nuplazid. “His proven finance and […]

  • Movers and Shakers August 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on August 23rd, 2016

    Astellas Appoints Sandra Cifuentes to New Bogota Affiliate Having established Astellas Farma Colombia (AFC) in June, the company announced Sandra Cifuentes as General Manager at its operating headquarters in Bogota. Cifuentes brings more than 20 years of experience to her new role, working most recently at Baxalta (now Shire) at their Colombia affiliate. She will […]

  • Movers and Shakers June 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on June 20th, 2016

    Dr. Karin Jooss Joins Gritstone as Chief Scientific Officer With more than 20 years of expertise in oncology and immunology research, Karin Jooss, PhD, recently joined Gritstone Oncology as Chief Scientific Officer. Gritstone focuses on the development of next generation, personalized cancer therapeutics. Gritstone’s President and CEO Andrew Allen says, “Dr. Jooss is a seasoned […]

  • Movers and Shakers April 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on April 15th, 2016

    “Father of DNA” Join Inovio’s Board of Directors Inovio Pharmaceuticals announced the appointment of David B. Weiner, PhD to its Board of Directors. Dr. Weiner is known as the “Father of DNA vaccines and immunotherapies” among the scientific community. As a world leader in immunology, Dr. Weiner’s work has been presented in 350 scientific publications […]

  • Movers and Shakers March 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on March 24th, 2016

    Industry Veteran Bruce Rooke Joins Fingerpaint Former GSW Worldwide Global Creative Director and touted industry veteran Bruce Rooke recently joined Fingerpaint, a full-service marketing agency. He will lead an ideation/innovation group to expand the agency through communication prospects. Adding Rooke’s decades of consumer and healthcare experience to the team, Fingerpaint anticipates new communication and partnership […]

  • Movers and Shakers February 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on February 17th, 2016

    PulseCX Welcomes Edward P. Nathan as Chief Creative Officer Edward P. Nathan, the former Managing Director at Razorfish Health and Chief Creative Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi Healthcare Advertising, recently joined PulseCX, a healthcare marketing agency that specializes in optimizing the customer experience (CX) for pharmaceutical brands, medical devices, and OTC products. Nathan brings extensive […]

  • Movers and Shakers January 2016

    Movers & Shakers by on January 18th, 2016

    Barry Labinger Joins Biothera Pharmaceutical With nearly three decades of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, Barry Labinger was named as the Chief Executive Officer at Biothera. His experience in oncology drug development will offer a great contribution to the company’s focus—novel cancer immunotherapy. “Barry has the strong leadership and management skills to take […]

  • Movers and Shakers December 2015

    Movers & Shakers by on December 15th, 2015

      J. Knipper Appoints New Chief Technology Officer Based on his many years of knowledge and experience leading large organizations’ software development processes, Rajeev Nair has been appointed as the new Chief Technology Officer for J. Knipper and Company. Nair will lead the development and information technology department. He is widely recognized throughout the industry […]

  • Movers and Shakers November 2015

    Movers & Shakers by on November 17th, 2015

    Michael F. Mahoney Joins Baxter’s Board of Directors “Mike’s significant knowledge of the global medical products business and his track record of leadership will make a significant contribution to Baxter’s Board.” These were the encouraging words of Chairman Robert L. Parkinson, Jr., when welcoming Michael F. Mahoney to Baxter’s Board of Directors. Mahoney, who has […]

Back to top