About Us
Our mission is to develop and commercialize pharmaceuticals for safe and effective treatment.

Waverley Pharma Inc. is a specialty pharma company that is dedicated to the development and commercialization of safe, effective and affordable therapeutics. The company’s current focus is on the generic oncology market in the United Kingdom (U.K.) and North America. The company has five generic oncology products on the U.K. market, and is awaiting regulatory approval of four additional oncology generics for the U.K. and North American markets. The company is currently a pipeline of products in different stages of development, through multiple partnerships. Waverley Pharma is committed to providing patients with affordable prescription medicines that lower healthcare costs and provide a better quality of life.

Leadership

Management

Larry Thiessen, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Thiessen joined Waverley Pharma in February 2020.  He has extensive pharmaceutical experience having worked for Bausch Health Companies Inc. (formerly Biovail Corporation), for 28 years, working his way up from manager to site director of the manufacturing operation in Steinbach, Manitoba.  He led a team of roughly 400 employees and provided overall leadership and strategic direction at the operation.  Mr. Thiessen has a Bachelor of Science in Biology and an Executive M.B.A. from Athabasca University in Edmonton, Alberta.​

Haaris Uddin, CPA
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Uddin has been the senior financial analyst at Waverley Pharma since August 2019.  Previously, he worked at Ernst & Young as a senior accountant in assurance services.  Mr. Uddin has significant experience working with life science companies in both Canada and the United States and spent time in both Houston, Texas and San Francisco, California working with clients.  He has a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) degree from the University of Manitoba and is a Chartered Professional Accountant.

Pallav Simariya
Director Regulatory and Technical Affairs

Mr Simariya joined Waverley Pharma in November 2017.  He has 10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry having previously worked for Apotex Inc.and Catalant Pharma Solutions in Canada, as well as Torrent Pharmaceuticals and Cadila Pharmacueticals in India.  He has a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree, a Masters of Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Technology), a Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights, and an Associate degree in Intellectual Property Law.

Board of Directors

Albert D. Friesen, PhD
Director
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P. Marcus Enns
Director
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Hellen Siwanowicz
Director
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