Adriane Brown to join Allergan board of directors
Ms. Brown is currently President and Chief Operating Officer of Intellectual Ventures LLC, a private global invention company focused on providing access to valuable patents and invention related services.
Ms. Brown has served on the board of directors of Harman International Industries, Inc. since June 2013 where she is a member of the Compensation Committee and the Technology and Innovation Committee.
Prior to joining intellectual Ventures in 2010, Ms. Brown was Senior Vice President, Energy Strategy at Honeywell International.
During the course of her eleven year career at Honeywell, she served in a number of leadership positions including, President and Chief Executive Officer, Honeywell Transportation Systems; Vice President and General Manager, Engine Systems & Accessories; and Vice President and General Manager, Aircraft Landing Systems.
Prior to joining Honeywell, she had a nearly 20 year career at Corning, Inc. Ms. Brown's last position at Corning was Vice President and General Manager, Environmental Products Division. This followed roles of increasing responsibility starting with her first position as a shift supervisor.
Ms. Brown received her Bachelor of Science in environmental health from Old Dominion University and a Masters of Science in management (Sloan Fellow) from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
She also received a Doctorate of Humane Letters from Old Dominion University.