Before joining Questcor in March 2005, Mr. Cartt worked with a variety of specialty pharma and venture capital firms to identify and pursue licensing and development opportunities, as well as to assess start-up company concepts. Prior to this, Mr. Cartt was the Senior Director of Strategic Marketing for Elan Pharmaceuticals, where he led a team responsible for developing and optimizing Elan's CNS product portfolio. These responsibilities included extensive pre-launch market planning for new product introductions, development of innovative lifecycle management strategies, creation of commercially attractive new product concepts, and identification and evaluation of partnering opportunities. Before joining Elan, Mr. Cartt held a variety of marketing and sales positions of increasing responsibility with ALZA Corporation. Mr. Cartt received his bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University of California at Davis, and holds an MBA from Santa Clara University.