Cosette Pharmaceuticals has appointed Kevin Hickey as VP, brand sales and marketing, the New Jersey-based specialty company said Thursday.

Hickey, who has 17 years of experience in pharma product development and commercialization, arrives as Cosette prepares for the imminent launch of several new branded cardio products it acquired from Daiichi Sankyo.

Hickey last served as SVP for the U.S. commercial team at Acerus Pharma. Prior to that, he worked for Endo, GE Healthcare, Syneos Health and Jazz Pharma.