Martin Shkreli, CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, has been the center of the Internet vitriol over the past few days after raising the price of a 62-year-old drug 5,500%. Anonymous joined in on the action yesterday, effectively trolling the CEO, who later in the day announced his company would backtrack on the price increase.
Yo @MartinShkreli, how are you doing today?
— Anonymous (@GroupAnon) September 22, 2015
The CEO defended himself by saying the move has been misunderstood. Daraprim, he’s maintained, was unprofitable and therefore his company increased the price. The drug is used to treat toxoplasmosis, a life-threatening [...]