AVANIR Hires Accounting Head

Aliso Viejo-based AVANIR Pharmaceuticals, which is developing and commercializing candidates for CNS, cardiovascular, inflammation, and infection disease, said this week that it has hired Martin J. Sturgeon as VP and Chief Accounting Officer. Sturgeon will oversee the firm's accounting practices and policies. Sturgeon joins from financial consultantcy DLC, Inc. More information »