Rebecca Sackler is one of the numerous children of American billionaire and businessman best known as physician Richard Sackler.
Richard Sackler was the chairman and president of Purdue Pharma, a firm that has been criticized over their production of a painkiller drug known as OxyContin.
Richard Sackler’s Purdue Pharmacy filed for bankruptcy in the year 2019 after they were hit with a big scandal.
Where Is Rebecca Sackler Now?
Rebecca Sackler (née Sackler) was at the time married to Jeffrey Selikoff and is living in New York. Rebecca Sackler’s parents are Richard Sackler and Beth Sackler. She was born in 1989 and at the time, her parents were divorced.
Rebecca Sackler has two siblings are are known as Marianna and David.
Unlike Marianna Sackler, Rebecca refused to work for her family and is now a veterinarian. She earned her Yale College diploma in 2012 and continued her education at the University of California-Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.
She has experience working for Schwarzman Animal Medical. The Richard Sackler Family Endowment in Medicine at Yale was founded in 2014 by Rebecca, Marianna, their father Richard, and brother David.
It was funded by “a gift of stock donated by Sackler in 2009” and supported one professorship in the Department of Neurobiology and two in other fields.