Watson Pharmaceuticals searches for two new presidents

Share this article:
Watson Pharmaceuticals announced it has initiated a search for two newly created president positions for each of the Corona, Calif.-based company's business units – brands and generics.
As a result of this new management structure, Joseph Papa, Watson's chief operating officer and president, will leave the company Nov. 19.
"Following our decision in June to focus on generics and specialty brand products, including urology and nephrology, we have continued to implement strategies to increase our focus in these specialty areas," said Allen Chao, Watson's chief executive. "We believe having a president in each business unit will enhance our ability to maximize the growth of each business."
Share this article:

Email Newsletters

More in News

Astellas, DOJ settle for $7.3M

Astellas, DOJ settle for $7.3M

Astellas has settled a False Claims case with the Department of Justice over the 2010-2013 marketing of an antifungal medication. Astellas denies the allegations.

Boehringer drug lands US, EU orphan tag

Boehringer drug lands US, EU orphan tag

The experimental Breakthrough Therapy treatment is for acute myeloid leukemia.

Omnio app moves to smartphones

Omnio app moves to smartphones

Physicians Interactive is introducing the third wave of its Omnio app, making the tablet-only tool available for iPhones and Android phones.