Allergan, Inc. has appointed
as executive vice president, finance and business development, chief financial officer (CFO), effective immediately. He succeeds
, who after 21 years of service to Allergan
, including nine years in the chief CFO role, has decided to step down from the position due to family commitments. Edwards will remain employed by Allergan
in a non-executive officer capacity to facilitate a smooth transition.
joined Allergan in 1984 and has served as senior vice president, treasury, risk and investor relations since 2002. Prior to that, he served in a variety of finance positions, including senior vice president, finance and controller, assistant corporate controller and vice president, financial planning and analysis.
also serves as president of The Allergan Foundation. Before joining Allergan, Hindman worked at Deloitte, Haskins and Sells.