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Last $126.19 USD
Change Today +2.71 / 2.19%
Volume 1.5M
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As of 8:10 PM 07/1/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

Executive Profile*

Jeffrey M. Leiden M.D., Ph.D.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 137 board members in 6 different organizations across 10 different industries.

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59$36,635,468
As of Fiscal Year 2014

Background*

Dr. Jeffrey M. Leiden, Jeff, M.D., Ph.D. has been the Chairman of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated since May 2012 and has been its Chief Executive Officer and President since February 1, 2012. He is a Senior Advisor at Clarus Ventures, LLC. Dr. Leiden has more than 20 years of scientific, commercial and financial experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries as well as clinical and scientific experience in academia as a practicing cardiologist and ...

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Corporate Headquarters*

50 Northern Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02210

United States

Phone: 617-341-6100
Fax: --

Board Members Memberships*

Director
Member of Executive Committee of Board of Trustees
Trustee
Trustee
Former Chairman
Former Chairman
1999-2006
Former President of Pharmaceutical Products Group, Chief Operating Officer of Pharmaceutical Products Group and Director
2007-N/A
Former Independent Director and Member of Research & Development Committee
2007-2012
Former Vice Chairman, Chairman of Science & Technology Committee, Member of Nomination Committee and Member of Remuneration Committee
2008-N/A
Director
2008-N/A
Former Chairman, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Compensation Committee
2009-Present
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
2014-Present
Director and Member of Compensation Committee
2015-Present
Director

Education*

MA
Harvard University
PhD
The University of Chicago
BA
The University of Chicago
MD
The University of Chicago

Other Affiliations*

Annual Compensation*

Salary$1,100,000
Total Annual Compensation$1,100,000

Stock Options*

Restricted Stock Awards$19,883,350
All Other Compensation$12,857
Exercised Options245,000
Exercised Options Value$18,793,100
Exercisable Options396,294
Exercisable Options Value$27,918,929
Unexercisable Options611,841
Unexercisable Options Value$33,090,777
Total Value of Options$79,802,806
Total Number of Options1,253,135

Total Compensation*

Total Annual Cash Compensation$4,082,857
Total Short Term Compensation$1,100,000
Other Long Term Compensation$19,896,207
Total Calculated Compensation$36,635,468
*Data is at least as current as the most recent Definitive Proxy.
 

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