Navigation Links
Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc Announces New Executive Appointments
Date:1/24/2012

DUBLIN, Jan. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced several senior management appointments that will strengthen and broaden the company's leadership team.

The appointments include:

  • Suzanne Sawochka Hooper will join the company and will serve as general counsel and an executive officer following the upcoming retirement of Carol Gamble in March.  Ms. Hooper is currently a partner at Cooley LLP, where she has practiced corporate and securities law since 1996.  She has provided counsel to Jazz Pharmaceuticals for more than five years and was closely involved in the company's recent business combination with Azur Pharma.  She will be based in the Palo Alto office.
  • Fintan Keegan becomes senior vice president of technical operations and will oversee the company's manufacturing, supply chain, quality and technical operations.  Mr. Keegan was previously with Azur Pharma since 2006.  He has over 27 years of experience in manufacturing and related technical operations and will be based in the Dublin headquarters.
  • Eunan Maguire becomes senior vice president of strategy and corporate development, where he will focus on the company's efforts to further expand its product portfolio.  Mr. Maguire was a co-founder of Azur Pharma and was president of US operations, where he was responsible for commercial, medical, legal and administrative activities in the US.  He has over 15 years of industry experience and will be based in the Philadelphia office.

Additional members of the company's senior management team include: Russell Cox, senior vice president and chief commercial officer; Kathryn Falberg, senior vice president and chief financial officer; Jeffrey Tobias, M.D., senior vice president of research and development and chief medical officer; Heather McGaughey, vice president of human resources; and Robert McKague, vice president and chief compliance officer.

"One of our most important assets is our people, and I am thrilled to be working with a smart, strategic group, who not only have the capability, but also the passion to build Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc for the long term.  This team has the right skills and industry experience to drive continued success and address unmet medical needs of patients," said Bruce Cozadd, chairman and chief executive officer of Jazz Pharmaceuticals.  "I would also like to acknowledge Carol Gamble for her many important contributions to the company during the past nine years and her tremendous commitment to patients and to our mission."

About Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) is a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients' lives by identifying, developing and commercializing products that address unmet medical needs.  The company has a diverse portfolio of products in the areas of narcolepsy, severe chronic pain, psychiatry and women's health.  The company's marketed products in these areas include: Xyrem® (sodium oxybate), Prialt® (ziconotide intrathecal infusion), FazaClo® (clozapine USP) HD and LD, Luvox CR® (fluvoxamine maleate) and Elestrin® (estradiol gel 0.06%).


'/>"/>
SOURCE Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
2. Vion Pharmaceuticals Completes Accrual of 85 Patients to its Pivotal Phase II Trial of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly AML
3. Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Announce Receipt of an FDA Action Letter for Bifeprunox, an Investigational Treatment for Schizophrenia
4. Callisto Pharmaceuticals Opens Additional Sites for Phase II Clinical Trial of Atiprimod in Advanced Carcinoid Cancer Patients
5. WallSt.net (www.wallst.net) Updates the Investment Community Through an All-New Interview With RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals CEO
6. Quark Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presented Positive Preclinical Results of Systemic RNAi Compound for Acute Renal Failure (ARF)
7. Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Doses First Patient in Cotara(R) Phase II Brain Cancer Trial In India
8. Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
9. Access Pharmaceuticals Provides Update on Clinical Development Plan of ProLindac
10. Quark Pharmaceuticals Extends Research Agreement with State University of New York for Proprietary siRNA Compounds for Acute Hearing Loss
11. Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Secures Financing to Fund Pivotal Phase III Clinical Trial for Lead Aversion(R) Technology Product Candidate
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Delcath Systems, ... and medical device company focused on oncology with ... metastatic liver cancers, announces the engagement of ... Company,s Global Medical Consultant. Dr. Birgerson will provide ... Company,s clinical operations team to help ensure timely ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 11, 2016 SI-BONE, Inc., a medical ... iFuse Implant System, a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) ... the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced the publication of ... MIS SI joint fusion for patients suffering from ... or SI joint disruption.  In the first article, ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS ) announced today that it will ... a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its 2015 financial results and ... . A webcast replay will be available for a limited ... A webcast replay will be available for a limited time ... listen to the call by dialing 877-443-5662 or access the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:2/11/2016)... Whippany, New Jersey (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... invited to a free CEU seminar titled, “Stroke Management: Time to Act, Time to ... Senior Housing Community in Whippany, N.J. The presenter is Vishal Chedda, president of ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... The president released a FY 2017 budget request ... shift more of the cost burden to military beneficiaries. , MOAA’s president, retired ... defense budget as including limited quantifiable benefit fixes mixed with numerous beneficiary fee hikes. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... In a new ... plastic surgeon , Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, and colleagues, examine and underscore the ... recommendations for rhinoplasty surgeons when addressing this vital area. , The upper lateral ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... of J.R. Garrett Esq. as General Counsel. Garrett will focus on contract negotiations, ... and audits, privacy and security law, and best practices in data breaches for ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... 11, 2016 , ... Talix today announced that Clive Fields, ... presenting at the 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition, taking place February 29 ... “ Coding for Care: Using Data Analytics for Risk Adjustment ,” Dr. Fields ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):