If Successful, HRA Pharma Acquisition Will Complete Perrigo’s Pivot Towards Self-Care
If its acquisition of France's HRA Pharma completes, Perrigo will have “enough growth in our back pocket for the next three to five years without making any further acquisitions,” says the firm’s UK & Ireland chief, Neil Lister, in an exclusive interview with HBW Insight.
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