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Paul W. Hoelscher

Paul joined Horizon Pharma in June 2014 as executive vice president, finance and became executive vice president, chief financial officer on Oct. 1, 2014. Prior to joining Horizon Pharma, he served as senior vice president, finance–treasury and corporate development of OfficeMax, Inc., an office supply company, from Aug. 2013 to June 2014, and as vice president, finance–treasury and corporate development from Aug. 2012 to July 2013.

Paul held various financial leadership roles during a 19 year career at Alberto Culver Company, a hair and skin beauty care company, including serving as vice president, finance integration from May 2011 to May 2012 following Unilever’s acquisition of Alberto Culver. Previously, he served as vice president, international finance and treasurer from 2010 to 2011 and vice president, corporate controller from 2004 to 2010. From 1993 to 2004, Paul served in other positions of increasing responsibility at Alberto Culver, including manager, corporate accounting; director, corporate finance; senior director, corporate finance; and corporate controller. He also served in various positions in the audit practice at KPMG LLP from 1986 to 1993.

Paul received his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a certified public accountant.