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Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company

Connaught House
1st Floor 1 Burlington Road
Dublin 4
Ireland
353 1 772 2100
http://www.horizontherapeutics.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryDrug Manufacturers—General
Full Time Employees1,175

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Timothy P. WalbertChairman, Pres & CEO3.26M7.26M1967
Mr. Paul W. HoelscherExec. VP & CFO1.22MN/A1965
Dr. Shao-Lee Lin M.D., Ph.D.Exec. VP, Head of R&D and Chief Scientific Officer1.89MN/A1967
Mr. Barry J. MozeExec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer1.21MN/A1954
Mr. Miles W. McHughChief Accounting Officer & Sr. VPN/AN/A1965
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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

Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on researching, developing, and commercializing medicines that address unmet treatment needs for rare and rheumatic diseases in the United States and internationally. Its orphan and rheumatology marketed medicines include KRYSTEXXA, a medicine for the treatment of uncontrolled gout; RAVICTI for use as a nitrogen-binding agent for chronic management of adult and pediatric patients; PROCYSBI for nephropathic cystinosis, a rare and life-threatening metabolic disorder; ACTIMMUNE for chronic granulomatous disease; RAYOS for the treatment of multiple conditions, rheumatoid arthritis; BUPHENYL tablets for oral administration and BUPHENYL powder for oral, nasogastric, or gastrostomy tube administration; and QUINSAIR, a formulation of the antibiotic drug levofloxacin for the management of chronic pulmonary infections due to Pseudomonas aeruginosa in adult patients with cystic fibrosis. The company's primary care marketed medicines comprise PENNSAID 2% that is indicated for the treatment of pain of osteoarthritis of the knees; DUEXIS for the relief of signs and symptoms of RA and OA, and to decrease the risk of developing upper-GI ulcers; VIMOVO for the relief of signs and symptoms of OA, RA, and AS and to decrease the risk of developing gastric ulcers in patients at risk of developing NSAID-associated gastric ulcers; and MIGERGOT, a therapy to abort or prevent vascular headaches, such as migraines and migraine variants. It has collaboration agreements with Alliance for Lupus Research, Syneos Health, Inc., and HemoShear Therapeutics, LLC. The company was formerly known as Horizon Pharma Public Limited Company and changed its name to Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company in May 2019. Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Corporate Governance

Horizon Therapeutics Public Limited Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 2.

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.