Fully Engaged C-Suite Team

Purdue’s commitment to partnering is clearly evident with a fully engaged C‑suite team led by Dr. Craig Landau, President & Chief Executive Officer The entire Leadership Team is transforming Purdue from a leader in pain medicine to a partner of choice for collaborating in the development and commercialization of innovative ideas to improve healthcare for patients who suffer from a range of disease states.

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Dr. Craig Landau

President & Chief Executive Officer

  • Joined Purdue in 1999
  • Previously Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of R&D Innovation, Clinical and Medical Affairs at Purdue Pharma
  • Physician with specialty training in chronic pain management,
Alan Butcher

J. Alan Butcher

Head of Licensing & Business Development

  • Joined Purdue in April 2015
  • Previously VP of Business Development at Shire Pharmaceuticals
  • Past experience at Endo Pharmaceuticals, GlaxoSmithKline, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Jean-Jacques Charhon

Jean-Jacques “JJ” Charhon

Chief Financial Officer

  • Joined Purdue in 2015
  • Previously with Cnova, Hewlett-Packard, GE, and Novartis
Stuart D. Baker

Stuart D. Baker

Counsel to the Board of Directors

  • Joined Purdue in 1994
Gail Cawkwell

Gail Cawkwell, MD, PhD

Chief Medical Officer

  • Joined Purdue in 2014
  • Previously VP in the Medicines Development Group at Pfizer
Philip C. Strassburger

Philip C. Strassburger

Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property & Litigation

  • Joined Purdue in 1999
  • Previously with Pfizer
David Lundie

David Lundie

Head of Technical Operations (US) and Technical Operations Director (Rest of World)

  • Joined Purdue in 2004
  • Previously with Élan Pharmaceuticals

Margaret Feltz

Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer

  • Joined Purdue in 2004
  • Previously with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Edward B. Mahony

Edward B. Mahony

Head of Due Diligence & Integration Management

  • Joined Purdue in 1993
  • Previously with Bristol-Myers Squibb

Maria A. Barton

General Counsel

  • Joined Purdue in 2016
  • Previously with Latham & Watkins, New York