Table: The Debts Pile Up
Romo's publicly traded company. It has $1.3 billion in debt.
A private company and a major shareholder in Savia. Sitting on $370 million in debt.
Romo's seed company, part of Savia, which he wants to turn into a biotech star. Instead, it has accumulated so much debt that Romo is behind in payments.
Data: BusinessWeek, company reports