Françoise comes with over 25 years of extensive experience in the pharmaceutical, bio-pharmaceutical, medical device industries with full P&L. Stellar record in setting and developing new businesses/markets, optimising, boosting sales and core-earning. Demonstrated history in opening, establishing, and managing 25 markets in EU, Central and Eastern Europe and Russia.
Her 23-year work history at Alcon, holding roles of increasing responsibility from export manager, GM and Area Director Russia, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, made her an expert in ophthalmology and ophthalmic surgeries recognized at European level.
She has a profound knowledge of the Russian and CIS pharmaceutical markets, where she established and led to success a large number of organizations, Alcon still being the undisputed leader in ophthalmology nowadays.
In addition, her tenure at InterMune as Senior Director New Territories non EU markets and Takeda Pharmaceuticals as GM, Head of Central Eastern Europe, allowed her to deep-dive in other therapeutic areas such as Rare Diseases, Haemato-oncology, Respiratory, or Self-Inmune Diseases.
Françoise holds a Master’s degree of Modern Applied Languages and International trade from Université Blaise Pascal II, France.
A French native she speaks fluently Russian, English, and German.
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