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Leadership

A diverse team, a unified vision

Aprecia is led by a seasoned, highly motivated team with extensive experience in the pharmaceutical industry. The team is dedicated to enhancing our business, forming strategic partnerships, and advancing our product candidates to achieve our singular goal of improving our customers' experience with highly prescribed high-dose medications.

E. Thomas Arington

Chairman

  • Founder, Chairman and former CEO of Prasco
  • Former Chairman and CEO of Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Former President of MarketMaster
  • 17 years with Lederle, including senior management positions

Don Wetherhold

Chief Executive Officer

Has 27 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including key management positions at:

  • Omnicare
  • Prasco
  • Cardinal Health
  • Snyder Communications
  • Solvay

Mahendra Patel, PhD

Chief Scientific Advisor

  • President of Navinta
  • Former CSO of Sandoz
  • Former CEO of CorMedix
  • Co-founder and former VP of Invamed

Mike Rohlfs

Chief Financial Officer

Has 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including key business analytics roles at:

  • Prasco
  • Barr Pharmaceuticals
  • Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Rob Williford

Chief Operating Officer

Has 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, including key management positions at:

  • Teva
  • Barr Pharmaceuticals
  • Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.