written on 14.05.2014

Prepping for $25B merger, Actavis taps Forest CEO Saunders to lead combined company


When Actavis CEO Paul Bisaro announced his big buyout of Forest Laboratories, he sketched a picture of a brand-plus-generic powerhouse with lower costs and bigger revenue prospects. Now, it will be Forest CEO Brent Saunders who colors in those lines as chief executive of the merged company.