Jeff Poulton, the chief executive officer at Shire, a US-based pharmaceutical major is quitting the company by the end of the year to join a farming startup Indigo Ag.
Jeff Poulton said he plans to join Indigo, a far smaller company so that he will join to build a new company.
Mr. Jeffrey Poulton, also Known as Jeff, has been the Chief Financial Officer of Shire plc since April 29, 2015 and served as its Interim Chief Financial Officer from January 1, 2015 to April 2015 and served as its Head of Investor Relations since June 2014 until December 2014 and Senior Vice President.
Mr. Poulton joined Shire in 2003 and held leadership positions in finance supporting the neuroscience, gastrointestinal and rare disease business units. He oversaw the