Evofem CEO Saundra Pelletier said recent years haven’t been “rainbows and puppy dogs,” but she believes the company’s contraceptive gel is game-changing. Photo courtesy of Evofem

Evofem CEO Saundra Pelletier said recent years haven’t been “rainbows and puppy dogs,” but she believes the company’s contraceptive gel is game-changing. Photo courtesy of Evofem

EVOFEM BIOSCIENCES INC.

CEO: Saundra Pelletier

No. of employees: 35

Headquarters: San Diego

Year founded: Spun out of Evomed in 2013

Stock symbol and exchange: EVFM on NASDAQ

Company Description: Evofem developed a contraceptive gel that regulates vaginal pH in a range that’s inhospitable to sperm. Later this year the company will ask the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for approval.

Evofem Biosciences wants to be the next big thing in birth control...

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