Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Darren is VP of Finance and Chief Financial Officer for Johnson & Johnson Innovation and Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation (JJDC). Darren also provides financial support and leadership to Janssen Healthcare Innovation and Janssen Labs in La Jolla.
Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Darren was the Chief Financial Officer at Janssen AI. Darren joined the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies through the acquisition of Centocor in 1999, where he spent six years in positions of increasing responsibility and in support of a variety of functions including Commercial, R&D, and Business Development. In 2002, Darren moved to Johnson & Johnson Corporate, where he spent three years in the Mergers and Acquisitions Finance group providing financial leadership on more than 100 potential acquisitions, major licensing deals, equity investments, options, structures, and divestitures across all sectors. Darren also held senior leadership roles in companies at Scios, ALZA, and Cordis.
Darren holds a BA Honors Degree in Economics and Philosophy from Southampton University in England, and an MBA from Villanova University.