April 17, 2014 3:26 PM ET

Pharmaceuticals

Company Overview of Aptalis Holdings Inc.

Company Overview

Aptalis Holdings Inc. develops, manufactures, licenses, and markets a range of therapies for cystic fibrosis (CF) and gastrointestinal disorders. Its principal products include ZENPEP and ULTRESA for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) due to CF or other conditions; VIOKACE for the treatment of EPI due to chronic pancreatitis or pancreatectomy in adults; PANZYTRAT for the treatment of EPI and pancreatic enzyme deficiency; and RECTIV for the treatment of moderate to severe pain associated with chronic anal fissure. The company’s products also comprise CARAFATE for the short-term treatment of active duodenal ulcers; PYLERA for the treatment of patients with helicobacter py...

100 Somerset Corporate Boulevard

Suite 2000

Bridgewater, NJ 08807

United States

Founded in 2008

961 Employees

Phone:

908-927-9600

Fax:

908-927-9648

Key Executives for Aptalis Holdings Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 52
President of Aptalis Pharma
Age: 47
President of U.S. Specialty Pharmaceuticals
Age: 50
President of International Specialty Pharmaceuticals
Age: 47
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

Aptalis Holdings Inc. Key Developments

Forest Laboratories To Reportedly Acquire Aptalis From TPG Capital

Forest Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:FRX) is nearing an agreement to acquire Aptalis Holdings Inc. from TPG Capital, L.P. for about $3 billion, a person familiar with the matter said. A deal announcement could come as early as January 8, 2014, the person said, cautioning that negotiations were still being finalized. The source asked not to be identified because the talks are confidential. According to Reuters, Forest and Aptalis did not immediately respond to requests for comment. TPG declined to comment.

Aptalis Holdings Seeks Acquisitions

Aptalis Holdings Inc. has made an offering of $500 million. A part of the proceeds will be used for future acquisitions.

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