Biography

Ed Schutter

Ed Schutter

Mr. Schutter has served on our board of directors since January 2016. He has over thirty years of pharmaceutical industry experience and has served as the president and chief executive officer of Arbor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. since April 2010. Prior to joining Arbor Pharmaceuticals, Mr. Schutter served in various roles at Sciele Pharma, Inc., a subsidiary of Shionogi & Co., Ltd., including as president and chief operating officer from 2007 to 2009 and as Vice President of Global Business Development at Solvay S.A. in Basel, Switzerland from 2002 to 2006. He also held several senior management roles in commercial operations at the U.S. subsidiary of Solvay during his twenty years with the organization. Mr. Schutter began his pharmaceutical career with Reid-Provident Laboratories, Inc., a small entrepreneurial pharmaceutical company based in Atlanta, Georgia. He currently serves on the board of Knight Therapeutics, Inc., Vensun Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held company, Mercer University and Georgia Bio, a privately held company. Mr. Schutter has a degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Mercer University and an M.B.A. from Kennesaw State University.