People: ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc (ACAD.OQ)
Mr. Daniel B. Soland is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Soland has been Chief Executive Officer of uniQure N.V., a human gene therapy company, since December 2015. Mr. Soland previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of ViroPharma, Inc. starting in 2008 until it was acquired in 2014, and as Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of ViroPharma from 2006 to 2008. During his tenure at ViroPharma, Mr. Soland managed the commercial, manufacturing and quality organizations, helped build the company’s commercial infrastructure in the United States, Europe, and Canada and led the launch of Cinryze®, one of the most successful ultra-orphan drugs in the United States. Mr. Soland served as President, Chiron Vaccines, of Chiron Corporation from 2005 to 2006 and led the growth of the vaccine business to over $1 billion in sales. From 2002 through 2005, Mr. Soland served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Epigenesis Pharmaceuticals. Earlier in his career, Mr. Soland worked for GlaxoSmithKline in increasing roles of responsibility from 1993 to 2002, including as Vice President and Director, Worldwide Marketing Operations, GSK Biologicals. He currently serves on the board of DBV Technologies SA. The NCG Committee believes that Mr. Soland’s extensive commercial experience brings valuable knowledge and expertise to the Board as the Company transitions to a commercial entity. Mr. Soland holds a B.S. in Pharmacy degree from the University of Iowa.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||70,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||505,196|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||575,196|