Tag Archives: Former

Alnylam recruits former Shire exec to replace departing CFO Soni

It’s been less than two years since former Shire CFO Jeff Poulton left the biopharma world, but he’s back—and he’s landed at Alnylam. In replacing current financial chief Manmeet Soni, Poulton will have big shoes to fill, one analyst said, calling the departing leader “arguably the best CFO in mid-cap biotech.” The RNAi drug specialist… Read More »

Former AstraZeneca UK plant back up for sale, putting 270 jobs at risk

A CDMO that has made a habit of snapping up Big Pharma’s discarded manufacturing plants has put a former AstraZeneca plant into bankruptcy. Avara Avlon Pharma Services, called in administrators after a major contract came to an end, BristolLive reports. The company is looking for a buyer for the site in Avonmouth, England, in an… Read More »

Overcoming Overeating: A former food addict’s road to recovery and self care

For award-winning journalist Mara Schiavocampo, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with confronting the truth and writing a single list. (photos courtesy of Mara Schiavocampo.) It’s often said that the journey of 1,000 miles begins with a single step. For me, the journey to losing 90 pounds began with a single list. I remember… Read More »