Angus C. Russell
Russell Angus has served as our Chairman of the Board since March 2014. Mr. Russell is a veteran in the global biopharmaceutical industry with over 30 years of experience in commercial execution, operations, and strategic acquisitions. He currently serves on the Board of Directors at InterMune, Inc. and Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and from 1999 to April, 2013, Mr. Russell served as a Director at Shire Plc. During his tenure at Shire Plc, Mr. Russell served as CEO from 2008 to 2013 and CFO from 1999 to 2008. While CEO at Shire, Mr. Russell was also the Chair of Shire's Leadership Team and a lead member of the Shire Management Committee, which designed and implemented Shire's immensely successful long-term business strategy. Prior to joining Shire, Mr. Russell served at ICI, Zeneca, and AstraZeneca, most recently as VP of Corporate Finance at AstraZeneca.