Edward J. Borkowski
Edward Borkowski joined our Board of Directors in May 2017. Since August 2016, Mr. Borkowski has served as the Executive Vice President and CFO of Concordia International. Mr. Borkowski is a healthcare executive who previously was the acting CFO of Amerigen Pharmaceuticals, a generic pharmaceutical company with a focus on oral controlled release products, from 2013 to 2016. In addition, Mr. Borkowski previously held the position of CFO with Convatec, a global medical device company focused on wound care and ostomy, from 2012 to 2013, and Carefusion, a global medical device company for which he helped lead its spin-out from Cardinal Health into an independent public company. Mr. Borkowski was also previously CFO and Executive Vice President of Mylan N.V. Mr. Borkowski also held senior financial positions at Pharmacia and American Home Products (Wyeth). He started his career with Arthur Andersen & Co. after graduating from Rutgers University with an MBA in accounting. Mr. Borkowski also graduated from Allegheny College with a degree in Economics and Political Science. He is a Trustee and an Executive Committee member of Allegheny College. Mr. Borkowski is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of AzurRx Biopharma, Inc., a company listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market. We believe that Mr. Borkowski’s industry specific extensive management experience provides him with a broad and deep understanding of our business and our competitors’ efforts, which makes him a qualified member of our board. Additionally, his expertise in the accounting and financial matters will be critical to our Board of Directors and audit committee.