AEZS - Aeterna Zentaris Inc.

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Aeterna Zentaris Inc.

315 Sigma Drive
Suite 302D
Summerville, SC 29486
United States
843-900-3223
http://www.aezsinc.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Richard SachseFormer Sr. VP, CSO & Chief Medical Officer277.5kN/AN/A
Mr. Michael V. WardChief Exec. OfficerN/AN/A1957
Mr. James ClavijoChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A1966
Mr. Paul BurroughsDirector of CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Dr. Eckhard G. GuentherVP of Alliance ManagementN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Aeterna Zentaris Inc., a specialty biopharmaceutical company, engages in developing and commercializing pharmaceutical therapies for treating oncology, endocrinology, and women's health. Its commercial product is the Macrilen, a ghrelin receptor agonist that stimulates the secretion of growth hormone by binding to the GHSR-1a, a ghrelin receptor, which is used for endocrinology and oncology indications. The company has a license and assignment agreement with Strongbridge Ireland Limited for the development, manufacturing, registration, and commercialization of Macrilen in the United States and Canada. It also has a collaboration agreement with Sinopharm A-Think Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. for the development, manufacture, and commercialization of Zoptrex, which has completed Phase III clinical study for women with advanced, recurrent, or metastatic endometrial cancer in the People's Republic of China. Aeterna Zentaris Inc. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Summerville, South Carolina.

Corporate Governance

Aeterna Zentaris Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.