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In 2016, Robert Weiland joined Pacira as Chief Commercial Officer, responsible for oversight of the commercial activities for EXPAREL® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension), which include marketing, sales, national accounts, training and commercial operations and analytics.
Prior to joining Pacira, Mr. Weiland held several management roles during a six-year period at Baxter International. Most recently, he was Vice President, Strategy, responsible for leading a multifunctional, global team to rebuild and launch the commercial go-to-market strategy and business model. During his tenure at Baxter, Mr. Weiland also served as Vice President, Corporate Development, responsible for identifying acquisitions or external licensing growth opportunities, and he served as Vice President, Strategy and Portfolio Planning. Prior to Baxter, Mr. Weiland served as Vice President, Commercial Operations and Strategic Analytics, at Takeda Pharmaceuticals. He also spent 14 years at Abbott Laboratories, where he directed marketing and business development strategies to support the Diabetes and Metabolics Franchise, Cardiovascular Business Unit and the Global Pharmaceutical Products Group.
Mr. Weiland currently serves on the Board of Directors at CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBAY) and serves as an advisor to the University of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF). He received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Business from DeSales University, and holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.