Diffusion Pharmaceuticals CEO David Kalergis said, “We’re gratified to have been able to attract and add such an accomplished pharmaceutical industry veteran as Alan Levin to our Board. His advice will be invaluable as we move the Company forward into our advanced clinical development program.”
Alan served as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Endo Health Solutions Inc. (Endo) from June 2009 until September 2013. Prior to joining Endo, Mr. Levin worked with Texas Pacific Group, a leading private equity firm, and one of their start-up investments. Before that, he was Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Pfizer Inc., where he worked for 20 years in a variety of executive positions of increasing responsibility. Mr. Levin received a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and a master’s degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business. He is a certified public accountant and a member of the Advisory Board of Auven Therapeutics, a private equity fund, where he chairs the fund’s Audit & Risk Committee. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Aceto Corp, a NASDAQ-traded company specialized in generics and pharmaceutical intermediate products and the Critical Path Institute, a nonprofit collaboration between the Food and Drug Administration and the pharmaceutical industry, focused on streamlining and accelerating the development and regulatory pathways for innovative medicines.