Actelion Pharmaceuticals

Actelion Pharmaceuticals

Actelion Pharmaceuticals

Date Founded



Gewerbestrasse 16, Allschwil, CH-4123, CHE

Type of Company


Employees (Worldwide)

5,001 - 10K


Hospitals & Patient Services
Wholesale: Consumer Non-Durables/Sundries
Medical Support Services

Company Description

Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd., part of Johnson & Johnson, is a company headquartered in Allschwil, Switzerland. The firm develops and distributes molecular weight drugs.

Executives & Employees

Chief Executive Officer, Founder




Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

Senior Vice President, Group General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Executive Vice President & Chief Business Development Officer


Board of Directors

Operating Partner at Advent International LLC

Chief Executive Officer & Director at Idorsia Ltd.

Director at PTS Intermediate Holdings LLC

Chairman at Max Planck Florida Corporation

Former President, Pharmaceuticals at GlaxoSmithKline Plc

Former Chief Executive Officer at PostNL NV

Head of Audit Committee at Sonova Holding AG

Managing Director Portfolio Manager-International Equities, Global Equities at Avalon Advisors LLC

General Partner at Anttila & Co. Advisors

Founder at Biotechnology Innovation Organization

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