ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANIP) (“ANI” or the “Company”) today announced that Krista L. Davis will join the Company as Chief Human Resources Officer, effective September 12. Ms. Davis brings to the Company over 20 years of executive leadership experience in human resources, talent management, and organizational development.
“Ms. Davis is an important addition to our leadership team and will bring strategic and innovative thought leadership to our priority people and organizational issues. Krista has a long track record of driving organizational effectiveness and delivering results across industries and cultures, most recently with Novartis, where she led global human resources for the Cell & Gene Technologies organization,” said Nikhil Lalwani, President and Chief Executive Officer of ANI.
“I’m excited to join ANI at this critical time in the Company’s trajectory. My background in supporting organizations through high growth periods and strategic transformations aligns well with the opportunity, and I look forward to helping ANI achieve its goal of serving patients in need with life-changing therapeutics,” said Ms. Davis.
Ms. Davis previously served as a global Head of People & Organization for the Novartis Technical Operations Division, where she led P&O for the Global Cell & Gene platforms, supporting growth and the strategic transformation of the organization. She also sat on the Global P&O divisional leadership team, the Cell & Gene leadership team, and on the US P&O board. Previously, she was Head of People & Organization for the Immunology, Hepatology, Dermatology U.S. Pharma Division.
Prior to Novartis, Ms. Davis was Global Director, Leadership and Talent Management at A.T. Kearny, where she led leadership development for the Firm’s most senior global Leaders. She also served previously as VP, Head of HR for North America at Reckitt Benckiser, and in a variety of leadership roles at Catalent Pharma Solutions, Biovail Pharmaceuticals, and Dun & Bradstreet. Ms. Davis earned her bachelor’s degree from McGill University and a master’s degree in Educational Technology from Concordia University.
About ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a diversified biopharmaceutical company serving patients in need by developing, manufacturing, and marketing high quality branded and generic prescription pharmaceutical products, including for diseases with high unmet medical need. Our team is focused on delivering sustainable growth by building a successful Purified Cortrophin® Gel franchise, strengthening our generics business with enhanced development capability, innovation in established brands and leveraging our North American manufacturing capabilities. For more information, please visit our website www.anipharmaceuticals.com.
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