Akorn Inc

Overview

Akorn Inc (Akorn) develops, manufactures, and commercializes generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals and branded and over-the-counter consumer health products and animal health pharmaceuticals. The company offers its products in both sterile and non-sterile dosage forms including oral liquids, otics, ophthalmics, injectables, topicals, inhalants, and nasal sprays. It also offers contract manufacturing services. Akorn caters to physicians, surgery centers, clinics, optometrists, hospitals, long-term care, wholesalers, retail pharmacies, group purchasing organizations and other pharmaceutical companies. The company has manufacturing facilities in India and the US. It operates in the US, Canada, Mauritius, Luxembourg, Switzerland and India. Akorn is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois, the US.
Key Stats
Address
Suite 300, 1925 West Field Court, Lake Forest, Illinois
Headquarters

United States of America

Contact

1 800 9325676

Website
www.akorn.com
Industry

Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare

Peer Comparison

Key Parameters Akorn IncJohnson & JohnsonPfizer Inc
Key Information
Headquarters United States of America United States of America United States of America
Headquarter City Lake Forest NEW BRUNSWICK NEW YORK
Headquarter State/Province Illinois New Jersey New York
No. of Employees - 134,500 78,500
Entity Type Private Public Public

Products & Services

Akorn develops and markets multi-purpose products in specialty pharmaceutical areas. The company's key products include:

Products
  • Prescription Pharmaceuticals:
  • Atropine Sulfate Ophthalmic Solution
  • Clobetasol Propionate Cream
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Services
  • Contract Manufacturing:
  • Analytical Services
  • Commercial Dose- Injectables
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Brands
  • Vancocin
  • Prometrium
  • Protonix
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Employees

Name Position Board Since Age Biography
Douglas S. Boothe Chief Executive Officer; President; Director Executive Board 2019 56 Mr. Douglas S. Boothe has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), President, and the Director the Board of the company...
Jonathan Kafer Chief Commercial Officer Senior Management 2018 56 Mr. Jonathan Kafer has been the Chief Commercial Officer of Akorn since December 2018. He previously served as Executive Vice...
Gregory P. Lawless Chief Human Resources Officer Senior Management 2016 - Mr. Gregory P. Lawless has been Chief Human Resource Officer of the company since 2016. Prior to this role, he...
Randall E. Pollard Senior Vice President; Controller - Corporate; Chief Accounting Officer Senior Management 2015 48 Mr. Randall E. Pollard has been the Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer of the company since...
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History

Year Event Description
2021 Contracts/Agreements In May, Akorn Operating Company LLC entered into an agreement to sell its consumer health…
2020 Bankruptcy Filing In May, the company and its subsidiaries filed for voluntary protection under chapter 11.
2019 New Product Approvals In August, the company obtained a new ANDA approval from the US FDA for Azelastine…
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Locations


Akorn AG

Address

Riethofstrasse 1, Hettlingen
Switzerland

Telephone

41 523041011

Website

www.excelvision.ch
Olta Pharmaceuticals Corp

Address

16477 Highway 16 East, DeKalb
United States of America

Telephone

1 601 7439706

Akorn-Strides LLC

Address

1925 West Field Court, Lake Forest
United States of America

Telephone

1 800 9325676

Website

www.akorn.com
Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals Inc

Address

6015 B Unity Drive, Norcross
United States of America

Telephone

1 888 8557919

Website

www.hitechpharma.com
Advanced Vision Research Inc

Address

Suite 275, 2929 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
United States of America

Telephone

1 800 5798327

Akorn Consumer Health

Address

Suite 275, Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
United States of America

Telephone

1 800 5798327

Website

www.akorn.com
Akorn India Pvt Ltd

Address

4th Floor, Building 9B, DLF Cyber City, Gurgaon
India

Telephone

91 124 6610950

Website

www.akornindia.com

Deals

Number of Deals
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Latest Deals

Announced Date Headline Deal Type Acquirers / Investors / Surviving Entity Issuer / partner / Target
17 Jun 2020 Biological E Acquires Akorn India Acquisition Biological E Ltd Akorn India Pvt Ltd
01 Apr 2020 Akorn Withdraws Plan to Sell Itself Acquisition Akorn Inc
22 Apr 2018 Fresenius Terminates Acquisition of Akorn Acquisition Fresenius SE & Co KGaA Akorn Inc
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Jobs Overview

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Active Jobs

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