Rajiv Malik

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"Rajiv Malik was elected to the board of directors of Mylan in 2013. He is a member of Mylan’s Science and Technology Committee.

"Malik has served as Mylan’s president since Jan. 1, 2012, and has more than 36 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Previously, Malik held various senior roles at Mylan, including executive vice president and chief operating officer from July 2009 to December 2012, and head of Global Technical Operations from January 2007 to July 2009. Malik has been integral in developing the strategies for the company’s acquisitions and, more importantly, in the execution and integration of acquisitions, specifically the generics business of Merck KGaA; the injectables business of Bioniche; Agila Specialties, a global injectables company; the EPD business; Famy Care’s women’s healthcare businesses; Meda, a leading international specialty pharmaceutical company that sells prescription and over-the-counter products; and most recently, the non-sterile, topicals-focused business of Renaissance Acquisition Holdings LLC.

"Malik is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company, which includes Commercial, Scientific Affairs, Manufacturing, Supply Chain and Quality. In his role, he also oversees Business Development and Information Technology. Malik has been instrumental in expanding and optimizing Mylan’s product portfolio, leveraging Mylan’s global research and development capabilities and expanding Mylan’s presence in emerging markets. Previously, he served as chief executive officer of Matrix Laboratories Limited (n/k/a Mylan Laboratories Limited) from July 2005 to June 2008. Prior to joining Matrix, he served as head of global development and registrations for Sandoz GmbH from September 2003 to July 2005. Prior to joining Sandoz GmbH, Malik was head of Global Regulatory Affairs and head of Pharma Research for Ranbaxy from October 1999 to September 2003."[1]

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  1. Board, Mylan, accessed April 20, 2020.