24/09/2015 8:10 PM AEST

Showdown With Johnson & Johnson's Alex Gorsky

He led the controversial Risperdal sales unit. Should he have been promoted to CEO?


On February 21, 2012, five weeks after Johnson & Johnson paid $158 million to Texas and made Allen Jones a multimillionaire, the company announced that the board had appointed Alex Gorsky to succeed William Weldon as the new chief executive officer.