Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Shire plc and its subsidiaries (collectively referred to as either “Shire”, or the “Company”) is a leading specialty biopharmaceutical company that focuses on meeting the needs of the specialist physician. The Company has grown through acquisition, completing a series of major transactions that have brought therapeutic, geographic and pipeline growth and diversification. The Company will continue to evaluate companies, products and pipeline opportunities that offer a good strategic fit and have the potential to deliver demonstrable value to all of the Company’s stakeholders: patients, physicians, policy makers, payors, investors and employees. Strategy The Company’s vision is to imagine and lead the future of healthcare for people with life-altering conditions, creating value for society. ... More ...