Atlantic County pharma firm announces new CFO

Teligent Inc., based in Buena, has chosen Damian Finio as its new chief financial officer, effective Feb. 5.

Finio, currently CFO of Virtus Pharmaceuticals Inc., will succeed Jenniffer Collins.

“We would like to thank Jenniffer for her dedicated service to Teligent, her role in transforming the company and in building a strong finance organization. We wish her the very best in her professional endeavors and much continued success,” said Jason Grenfell-Gardner, Teligent’s CEO and president.

Finio has been in the health care finance sector since beginning his career at KPMG in 1991. He has spent time at Daiichi Sankyo Pharma Development, West-Ward Pharmaceuticals and Heritage Pharmaceuticals Inc., before spending 14 years at AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals.

“I’m very pleased that Damian has agreed to join Teligent as its CFO; he is a seasoned CFO with outstanding expertise in our health care business,” Grenfell-Gardner said.