President & Chief Executive Officer
- Joined Purdue in January 2014
- Previously President of Merck
- Past experience at Zeneca, ICI Pharmaceuticals, Roussel Labs
“Our industry needs to sharpen focus, adapt to unprecedented changes in the healthcare environment, and better execute on partnerships and solutions that help solve health problems. With absolute clarity—of vision and of expectations—in Purdue’s commitment to partnering, we have built a new executive leadership team. We have the right people with the right skills in the right roles, a team that combines Purdue expertise with substantial experience from a cross-section of major pharmaceutical companies.
Purdue has generated outstanding commercial success in the pain management and primary care markets. Today, we are growing our business beyond pain medicine, and seeking business development partners who share our commitment to delivering value-based products to the healthcare system in all therapeutic areas. With our combined talents, leveraged by innovative partnerships, we look forward to new growth fueled by healthcare breakthroughs in new markets that will make a difference for patients.”