DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Horizon Therapeutics plc (Nasdaq: HZNP) announced today that Tina
Ventura, senior vice president, investor relations, has been named a
2019 Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) Luminary. Tina will be
honored today at the 30th annual Woman of the Year event
in New York.
The HBA is the leading not-for-profit global organization committed to
furthering the advancement and impact of women in healthcare worldwide.
Tina is being recognized for her 20-year commitment to the betterment of
the healthcare industry and the advancement of women within the field
through education and mentorship.
“I’m honored to be named a Luminary by the Healthcare Businesswomen’s
Association and to stand beside my fellow award winners within this
influential class of female leaders,” said Tina Ventura, senior vice
president, investor relations, Horizon. “This is an organization that
inspires and influences women leaders in the healthcare field, and I’m
proud not only to be a part of that, but to continue to play a role in
motivating and developing future female leaders.”
Prior to Tina’s role at Horizon, she was divisional vice president,
investor relations, at Abbott, a diversified healthcare company with
product offerings in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and
pharmaceuticals, where she served in positions of increasing
responsibility in investor relations. Tina earned her Bachelor of
Science in communications with a concentration in economics at
Northwestern University, and earned her MBA with a concentration in
finance and accounting at Loyola University in Chicago. She is also a
member of the National Investor Relations Institute.
“Tina has played a pivotal role in Horizon’s achievements through her
exceptional work within investor relations and her dedication to the
growth and development of others within our organization,” said Timothy
P. Walbert, chairman, president and chief executive officer, Horizon.
“Tina is admired by her colleagues for her continuous motivation and
drive towards excellence that influences everyone around her. On behalf
of all of her colleagues, I congratulate Tina on this tremendous
About the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA)
Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) is a global not-for-profit
organization dedicated to furthering the advancement and impact of women
in the business of healthcare. The HBA serves over 125 Corporate Partner
organizations representing diverse sectors of the healthcare industry
including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, medical devices, marketing,
contract research, payer organizations, consulting and other firms.
Their nearly 10,000 individual members represent numerous sectors of
healthcare as well.
Horizon is focused on researching, developing and commercializing
medicines that address critical needs for people impacted by rare and
rheumatic diseases. Our pipeline is purposeful: we apply scientific
expertise and courage to bring clinically meaningful therapies to
patients. We believe science and compassion must work together to
transform lives. For more information on how we go to incredible lengths
to impact lives, please visit www.horizontherapeutics.com,
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