Invacare appoints Susan Alexander to board of directors
Ms. Alexander has served as the executive vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary of Biogen Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, since December 2011.
With over 35 years of corporate legal experience both from private law and general counsel positions in global med-tech, software and manufacturing companies, she will bring strong cross-functional legal, regulatory and senior management expertise to the Invacare board.
Prior to joining Biogen in 2006, Ms. Alexander served as the senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary of PAREXEL International Corporation, a biopharmaceutical services company.
From 2001 to 2003, she served as General Counsel of IONA Technologies, a software company. From 1995 to 2001, she served as Counsel at Cabot Corporation, a specialty chemicals and performance materials company.
Prior to that, Ms. Alexander was a partner at the law firms of Hinckley, Allen & Snyder and Fine & Ambrogne.
She is a graduate of Wellesley College and Boston University School of Law.