Matthew Moore joined Arcutis as chief business officer in January 2021. Mr Moore has over 20 years of strategy, transaction, and operations experience in the biopharmaceutical industry. Most recently, he served as vice president, corporate business development and alliance management at Allergan, where he led worldwide strategy and business development for the company’s $4 billion+ medical aesthetics business unit.
During his tenure at Allergan and its predecessor companies, Actavis and Forest Labs, Mr Moore was responsible for creating and executing business development growth strategies across multiple therapeutic areas including medical aesthetics, neuroscience, anti-infectives, and hospital products. In addition, Mr Moore served as a key deal team member in Actavis’ transformational acquisition of Allergan and Allergan’s ultimate sale to AbbVie. Prior to Allergan, Mr Moore held executive roles at DOV Pharmaceutical and he started his career in the healthcare investment banking group at CIBC Oppenheimer. Mr Moore earned his BA in psychology from Trinity College.