|Dr. Ron Cohen M.D.||Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director||1.34M||1.03M||61|
|Mr. David Lawrence M.B.A.||Chief of Bus. Operations and Principal Accounting Officer||623.05k||8.29k||59|
|Ms. Jane Wasman J.D.||Pres of International, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.||900.13k||52.13k||61|
|Mr. Andrew Asa Hindman M.B.A||Chief Bus. Devel. Officer||707.83k||N/A||44|
|Dr. Burkhard Blank M.D.||Chief Medical Officer||1.09M||N/A||62|
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, identifies, develops, and commercializes therapies for neurological disorders in the United States. The company markets Ampyra (dalfampridine), an oral drug to improve walking in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS); Zanaflex capsules and tablets for the management of spasticity; and Qutenza, a dermal patch for the management of neuropathic pain associated with post-herpetic neuralgia. It also markets Ampyra as Fampyra in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. In addition, the company develops CVT-301 that has completed a Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of OFF periods in Parkinsons disease; CVT-427, which has completed a Phase I clinical trial to treat migraine; Tozadenant that is in Phase III clinical trial for reduction of OFF time in Parkinsons disease; SYN120, which is in Phase II clinical trial to treat Parkinsons disease-related dementia; and BTT1023 (timolumab) that is in Phase II clinical trial for primary sclerosing cholangitis. Further, it develops rHIgM22, which is in Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of MS; Cimaglermin alfa that has completed a Phase I clinical trial in heart failure patients; and Chondroitinase Program that is in research stage for the treatment of spinal cord injury. The company has collaborations and license agreements with Biogen International GmbH; Alkermes plc; Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center; Alkermes, Inc.; SK Biopharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.; Astellas Pharma Europe Ltd.; Canadian Spinal Research Organization; Cambridge Enterprise Limited and King's College London; Mayo Foundation for Education and Research; Paion AG; Medarex, Inc.; and Brigham and Womens Hospital, Inc. Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Ardsley, New York.
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2017 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 3.