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Quidel Corporation (QDEL)

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Quidel Corporation

9975 Summers Ridge Road
San Diego, CA 92121
United States
858 552 1100
http://www.quidel.com

Sector(s)Healthcare
IndustryDiagnostics & Research
Full Time Employees1,370

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Douglas C. BryantPres, CEO & Director1.98MN/A1958
Mr. Randall J. StewardChief Financial Officer1.01M6.06M1954
Mr. Robert J. BujarskiChief Operating Officer1.06MN/A1968
Mr. Ratan S. BorkarSr. VP of International Commercial Operations803.16k3.14M1974
Dr. Werner KrollSr. VP of R&D860.09k11.89M1957
Ruben ArguetaDirector of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Michelle A. HodgesSr. VP & Gen. CounselN/AN/A1960
Mr. Michael Donald Abney Jr.Sr. VP of North American Sales & DistributionN/AN/A1964
Mr. Edward Keith RussellSr. VP of Bus. Devel.N/AN/A1968
Ms. Karen C. GibsonSr. VP of Digital Health Bus. UnitN/AN/A1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 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

Quidel Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic testing solutions for applications in infectious diseases, cardiology, thyroid, women's and general health, eye health, gastrointestinal diseases, and toxicology worldwide. It offers Sofia and Sofia 2 fluorescent immunoassay systems; QuickVue, a lateral flow immunoassay products; and InflammaDry and AdenoPlus, a POC products to detect infectious and inflammatory diseases and conditions of the eye. The company also provides Triage MeterPro, a portable testing platform that enables physicians to promote enhanced health outcomes, as well as the detection of certain drugs of abuse; Triage BNP test for use on Beckman Coulter lab analyzers; and Triage TOX drug screen, which provides results for the determination of the presence of drug and/or the major metabolites in urine. In addition, it offers traditional cell lines, specimen collection devices, media, and controls for use in laboratories that culture and test for various human viruses, including respiratory and herpes family viruses; and cell-based products comprising tubes, shell vials, and multi-well plates. Further, the company provides biomarkers, which include clinical and research products for the assessment of osteoporosis and the evaluation of bone resorption/formation; and enzyme linked immunosorbent assays and reagents for the detection of activation products. Additionally, it offers Lyra molecular real-time polymerase chain reaction assays; Solana, an amplification and detection system; and Virena, a wireless cellular data management and surveillance system The company markets its products through distributors and direct sales force for use in physician offices, hospitals, clinical laboratories, reference laboratories, universities, retail and urgent care clinics, pharmacies, and wellness screening centers. Quidel Corporation was incorporated in 1979 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

Corporate Governance

Quidel Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2021 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.

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.