Mr. Tarriff is the founder and chief executive officer of Eagle Pharmaceuticals. Prior to joining Eagle, Mr. Tarriff held various executive positions at Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. and Bristol-Myers Squibb, both publicly traded companies. At Par, he served as president and chief executive officer from September 2003 to September 2006, and was also a member of the board of directors from 2002 to September 2006.
Before that, Mr. Tarriff was a senior director of marketing at Bristol-Myers Squibb. He also previously served on the board of directors of Clinical Data, Inc., a publicly traded pharmaceutical company, from September 2009 to April 2011 when Clinical Data was acquired by Forest Laboratories, Inc.
He has a BS in marketing from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from Rider College.