Mr. Joseph C. Papa is a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc., an Independent Non-Executive Director at Smith & Nephew A/S (Denmark), an Independent Non-Executive Director at Smith & Nephew Plc, a President at Sergeant's Pet Care Products, Inc. and a President at Unico Holdings, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at Smith & Nephew A/S (Denmark) and Smith & Nephew Plc.
Mr. Papa was previously employed as a Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer by The Perrigo Co., a Chairman & Chief Executive Officer by Perrigo Co. Plc, a Chairman-Pharmaceutical Segment by Cardinal Health, Inc., a President & Chief Operating Officer by Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a President & Chief Operating Officer by DuPont Pharmaceuticals Co., a President-North American Global Country Operations by Pharmacia Corp., a President by G.D. Searle & Co., Inc., a Principal by Novartis AG, and a Vice President-Marketing by Novartis International AG.
He also served on the board at The University of Connecticut Foundation, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.