Keyword: Concordia Pharmaceuticals

Chutes & Ladders: Former Sanofi Genzyme exec to helm Bayer/CRISPR JV Casebia

Newly formed Bayer/CRISPR JV Casebia Therapeutics recruits former Sanofi Genzyme exec James Burns as CEO, former Teva vet Allan Oberman takes the helm at Concordia from exiting CEO Mark Thompson, and Roche names Christiane Hamacher as head of its Asia-Pacific biz. Plus more hirings, firings and retirings throughout the industry.

Chutes & Ladders: Allergan CEO Saunders adds chairman to title

Allergan’s Brent Saunders assumes an additional role as chairman of the board, Concordia CEO Mark Thompson will step down in the aftermath of Valeant exec change, and Endo bids farewell to CFO Suketu Upadhyay right after the appointment of a new CEO. Plus more hirings, firings and retirings throughout the industry.