People: Pacira Biosciences Inc (PCRX.OQ)
24 May 2019
Dr. John P. Longenecker, Ph.D., is Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Longenecker has served company since July 2007. Dr. Longenecker served as President and Chief Executive Officer of HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of therapeutics for blood diseases, from October 2010 until May 2014. From December 2009 to March 2010, Dr. Longenecker served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of VitreoRetinal Technologies Inc., an ophthalmic biopharmaceutical company. From February 2002 to January 2009, Dr. Longenecker was the President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of Favrille, Inc. In 1992, Dr. Longenecker joined DepoTech as Senior Vice President of Research, Development and Operations and then served as President and Chief Operating Officer from February 1998 to March 1999. Under Dr. Longenecker's leadership, DepoTech took its lead product, DepoCyt(e), from early pre-clinical research and development through to commercial launch. Following SkyePharma PLC's acquisition of DepoTech in 1999, Dr. Longenecker served as President for the U.S. operations of SkyePharma, Inc. and as a member of the executive committee for SkyePharma PLC. From 1982 to 1992, Dr. Longenecker was at Scios Inc. (Cal Bio), a biotechnology company where he served as Vice-President and Director of Development. Dr. Longenecker was also a director of a number of Cal Bio subsidiaries during this period including Meta Bio and Karo Bio. Dr. Longenecker holds a B.S. in chemistry-education from Purdue University and a Ph.D. in biochemistry from The Australian National University. He was a post-doctoral fellow at Stanford University from 1980 to 1982.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||83,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||115,829|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||198,829|