July 01, 2010
People News: Biogen Idec
Biogen Idec hired Dr. George Scangos as CEO, replacing the recently retired James Mullen. Scangos, whose new position becomes effective July 15, has been president and CEO of Exelixis since 1996. He also spent 10 years at Bayer, first as a staff scientist and serving as SVP of research and development before becoming president of Bayer Biotechnology.