Global generic pharmaceuticals company Alvogen, with its U.S. base in the Pine Brook section of Montville Township, announced today the appointment of Darren Alkins as president of Alvogen Americas.
According to the announcement, Alkins will become a member of the company's executive board. Previously, he led business development for Teva Pharmaceuticals in the U.S. He also served as senior vice president of corporate development at Stiefel Laboratories and president of Glades Pharmaceuticals. Alkins started the first 16 years of his career with Bristol-Myers Squibb, promoted through various sales, marketing, operations and business development functions. He will be responsible for Alvogen's third party business units in the U.S.