Jeffery L. Edwards
Former Chief Financial Officer of Allergan
Mr. Edwards, a veteran of the global pharmaceuticals industry, spent 21 years at Allergan, Inc. in positions of increasing responsibility, including Executive Vice President, Finance and Business Development & Chief Financial Officer from 2005 to 2014, continuing as a non-executive officer of the company until his retirement in February 2015. From 2003 to 2005, Mr. Edwards served as Allergan’s Corporate Vice President, Corporate Development and previously served as its Senior Vice President, Treasury, Tax and Investor Relations. Prior to joining Allergan, Mr. Edwards was with Banque Paribas and Security Pacific National Bank, where he held various senior-level positions in the credit and business development functions. He has extensive corporate governance experience and currently serves on the Boards of Directors of the publicly traded companies Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. and FibroGen, Inc., as well as on the Board of Directors of Viamet Pharmaceuticals Holdings, LLC, a privately held biopharmaceutical company. Mr. Edwards received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Muhlenberg College and completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.