Alexion CEO and CFO leave company as accounting probe nears completion

TOMI KILGORE | December 12, 2016

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Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. ALXN, +1.06% said both its chief executive and chief financial officer have left the company, as the previously-announced internal accounting investigation nears completion. The company said CEO David Hallal has resigned for personal reasons, and its CFO Vikas Sinha has left to pursue other opportunities. The company named board member David Brennan as interim-CEO, effective immediately, and David Anderson has joined the company to be CFO.

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