by Olga Deshchenko
, DOTmed News Reporter | July 28, 2011
Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc., said Tuesday it promoted Jeffrey Young to vice president, finance and chief accounting officer.
In his new position, Young will be responsible for handling Lantheus' finances, accounting, management of SEC reporting and other financial aspects of the company. He will report to Robert Gaffey, the chief financial officer of Lantheus.
Prior to his promotion, Young served as the global controller of Lantheus. He joined the company in 2008.
"In just a short time, Jeff has proven himself to be an invaluable member of the finance team and I am pleased to announce his well-deserved promotion," Don Kiepert, the company's president and chief executive officer, said in prepared remarks. "Jeff will be a critical member of our executive team as we execute our corporate strategy and achieve new milestones for Lantheus."
Prior to Lantheus, Young spent several years working for the biopharmaceutical company Critical Therapeutics.
Young holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Georgetown University.
The medical imaging company is headquartered in North Billerica, Mass., and has additional offices in Puerto Rico, Canada and Australia.