Pain company Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:PCRX) said COO Scott Braunstein has left the company. CEO David Stack will assume his duties.
Cancer company Suzhou Kintor Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Suzhou, China) hired Eugene Huang as CFO. He was lead China healthcare analyst at Jefferies. The global ambitions of Chinese companies have lured at least three other high-profile bankers to the C-suite in the past four months, and the trend is expected to continue (see BioCentury, March 15).
Korean pharma Daewoong Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (KSE:069620) appointed Presidents Seng-ho Jeon and Jae-choon Yoon as co-CEOs. Jeon was global business head of the company.
Cardiovascular company Corvidia Therapeutics Inc. (Waltham, Mass.) said CEO Michael Davidson will transition to CSO and Marc de Garidel will become CEO. Garidel was CEO of Ipsen Group (Euronext:IPN; Pink:IPSEY).