- About Us
|Allen Roberson, Treasurer|
Allen K. Roberson, CPA, is the current Vice President of Finance & Adminstration at Sekisui Xenotech. He was previously with Planet Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. a privately held company that manufactures and markets allergenic extracts, as its Chief Financial Officer in October 2011. Prior to joining Planet Biopharmaceuticals, he was the Chief Financial Officer of CyDex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. until the company was acquired by Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. in January 2011 and subsequently served as CyDex’s interim general manager.
Mr. Roberson has over 20 years of experience including senior management and supervisory roles. It also includes ten years with Sanofi-Aventis and its predecessor companies in the pharmaceutical industry. Mr. Roberson's responsibilities have included global accounting, sales regional controller, operations finance and contract management. From 1988 to 1991, Mr. Roberson served at Deloitte & Touche, where he managed audits and financial reviews across multiple industries.
Mr. Roberson received his bachelor's of science degree in accounting from Drake University. Mr. Roberson also serves on several boards. He is member of the Board and Secretary/Treasurer of BioKansas, a member of the Board of Directors and Audit Committee Chairman of Cedarburg Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and a Vice Chair of the Rockhurst High School Board of Directors.