Female Health Company (The)

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

O. B. Parrish

Chairman and CEO

O.B. Parrish, one of the Company’s founders, has served as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since 1996. Mr. Parrish has spent his career in the pharmaceutical industry. Previously, Mr. Parrish was President of the Global Pharmaceutical Group of G. D. Searle. Prior to that, Mr. Parrish was the President of Searle International, the foreign sales operation of Searle. Prior to joining Searle, Mr. Parrish was Executive Vice President of Pfizer’s International Division.

Mr. Parrish received his B. S. degree from Lawrence University, where he currently serves as a trustee. He obtained his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.