Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer, Head of Corporate and Business Development
Robert Chai-Onn is Valeant's General Counsel and oversees the company's corporate legal teams and activities. Mr. Chai-Onn joined Valeant in 2004 as Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and has played an integral part in the execution of Valeant's strategy, including the successful divestiture of Valeant's European subsidiaries in 2008, its partnership with GlaxoSmithKline and the acquisitions it has completed since 2008. Prior to joining Valeant, he was a corporate lawyer at the law firm of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, where he performed a variety of corporate, M&A and financial legal work. Mr. Chai-Onn received his B.A. from Yale, M Phil from the University of Cambridge and J.D. from Columbia Law School.