Aug 06, 2022 · Heather Bresch is the daughter of Joe Manchin, the Senator from West Virginia. Mylan CEO Heather Bresch in Congress. Heather Bresch led an embittered defense against allegations that she was directly responsible for inflating the cost of epinephrine, testifying before Congress in 2016 to defend her role in the
The article noted the potential for a conflict of interest, as Mylan's CEO, Heather Bresch, is Manchin's daughter. West Virginia Secretary of Education and the Arts. Incoming Governor of West Virginia Jim Justice appointed Manchin to his cabinet as the state's Secretary of Education and the Arts on January 13, 2017.
He married Gayle Heather Conelly on August 5, 1967. Together they have three children: Heather Manchin Bresch (who was chief executive officer (CEO) of Netherlands-based pharmaceutical company Mylan), Joseph IV, and Brooke. He is Catholic.
Sep 14, 2017 · Heather Bresch, CEO of Mylan since January of 2011, faced harsh criticism during her testimony. Bresch was unable to answer questions about revenues and the company’s patient assistance programs, but defended Mylan’s business practices and refused to accept the assertion the company had raised the prices of EpiPen’s to increase profits.
Nov 15, 2010 · Senator Manchin has been criticized for receiving unethical campaign funding from Mylan, where his daughter Heather Bresch served as the president and CEO of the drugmaker. Heather Bresch is still mired in an ongoing lawsuit for colluding with the CEO of Pfizer to keep prices of EpiPen artificially high.
A year later, the company would make history again, naming Heather Bresch as chief executive officer – the first woman to run a Fortune 500 pharmaceutical company. Bresch began her career at Mylan in 1992 and held roles of increasing responsibility in more than 15 functional areas, uniquely positioning her to take Mylan to the next level.
A $264,000,000 settlement has been reached as a result of a lawsuit against certain manufacturers of EpiPens such as Mylan N.V., Mylan Specialty L.P., Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc., Viatris Inc., or Heather Bresch.