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    The Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Specialty Generics leadership team is committed to quality, integrity and service — in everything we manufacture, in the business we run and in our interactions with customers and each other. Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is a forward-looking, independent company, building on a strong foundation of more than 146 years as a trusted partner.


    ScholzPhotoDr. Frank Scholz
    Executive Vice President of Global Operations and President, Specialty Generics

    Dr. Frank Scholz is Executive Vice President of Global Operations and President, Specialty Generics at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. His responsibilities include all aspects of the Specialty Generics business, as well as the broader global branded manufacturing operations, quality and supply chain functions for the company.

    Dr. Scholz has more than 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries.

    Prior to joining Mallinckrodt, Dr. Scholz was a partner with McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. Dr. Scholz was a leader in McKinsey’s global pharmaceutical and operations practices. Prior to joining McKinsey, Dr. Scholz was a research assistant at the Institute for Management and Accounting at the University of Hannover in Germany.

    Dr. Scholz holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Hannover, Germany; an MBA from Georgetown University; and a Doctorate in Economics and Business Management from Bielefeld University in Germany.

    OwensPhotoRoger Owen
    Vice President, Multi-Source Business Operations

    Roger Owen is the Vice President of Business Operations of the Specialty Generics division of Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. He has business leadership responsibility over the Specialty Generics and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) business units.

    Mr. Owen brings a breadth of experience to the Multi-Source team that ranges from leading and transforming businesses to directing multi-site manufacturing operations for Fortune 500 companies. He also possesses significant international experience gained during a number of long-term overseas assignments.

    Mr. Owen earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Manchester in Manchester, England.

    KazemiPhotoKian Kazemi
    Vice President of Sales, Specialty Generics

    Kian Kazemi is the Vice President of Sales for the Specialty Generics division of Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals

    Mr. Kazemi has been in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 24 years, with the last 12 years focused on trade relations. During the first half of his career, Mr. Kazemi worked in roles of increasing responsibility at companies including Fougera, Dey and Center Laboratories, with roles across managed market sales and field sales management.

    Mr. Kazemi earned an MBA from the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.