JAZZ - Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc

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Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc

Waterloo Exchange
Fifth Floor Waterloo Road
Dublin 4
Ireland
353 1 634 7800
http://www.jazzpharma.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology
Full Time Employees1,580

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Bruce C. CozaddCo-Founder, Chairman & CEO1.97MN/A1964
Mr. Daniel N. Swisher Jr.Pres & COO1.15MN/A1963
Mr. Matthew P. YoungConsultant950.35k560.15k1969
Mr. Michael P. MillerExec. VP of US Commercial811.93kN/A1957
Ms. Karen J. WilsonSr. VP of Fin. & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1963
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

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc, a biopharmaceutical company, identifies, develops, and commercializes pharmaceutical products for various unmet medical needs in the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company has a portfolio of products and product candidates with a focus in the areas of sleep and hematology/oncology. Its lead marketed products include Xyrem, an oral solution for the treatment of cataplexy and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in adult and pediatric patients with narcolepsy; Erwinaze to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia; Defitelio for the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with hepatic veno-occlusive disease, a potentially life-threatening complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; and Vyxeos liposome for injection, a product for the treatment of adults with newly-diagnosed therapy-related acute myeloid leukemia. The company also develops Solriamfetol for the treatment of EDS in patients with narcolepsy and obstructive sleep apnea, as well as in Phase II clinical trial for EDS associated with Parkinson's disease; Vyxeos for acute myeloid leukemia; and JZP-258 to treat EDS and cataplexy with narcolepsy and potential treatment of idiopathic hypersomnia and a chronic neurological disorder. In addition, it sells psychiatry and other products. Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc has licensing and collaboration agreements with ImmunoGen, Inc.; Codiak BioSciences, Inc.; Pfenex, Inc.; and XL-protein GmbH. The company is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Corporate Governance

Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 8.

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.