February 18, 2013
, former Region Head of
Sandoz Latin America
, takes over responsibility for Grünenthal's Strategic Business Unit (SBU) LATAM.
Today, the Grünenthal Group announced the appointment of
to Executive Vice President for the SBU Grünenthal
with immediate effect. In his responsibility he will also take over the task of General Manager Grünenthal S.A.
, the regional head office of the company in
, as well as General Manger Grünenthal
. As a member of the Group Operating Committee of the pain specialist headquartered in Aachen (
will be based in
, and will report directly to Grünenthal Group Chief Executive Officer,
Harald F. Stock
"Strengthening our businesses in
is one of our core strategic objectives as we are aiming to generate 40 percent of Grünenthal's commercial business from the region in 2015. I am glad that Oscar has decided to lead the Group's Strategic Business Unit with its ambitious, dedicated, and passionate people. He joins Grünenthal with a successful track record in general management, marketing, sales and finance in both the generics and patented segments of the pharmaceutical industry," commented
Harald F. Stock
, Ph.D., CEO of the Grünenthal Group.
, Executive Vice President SBU LATAM, is looking forward to his new position at Grünenthal: "I am excited about joining Grünenthal and the opportunity to lead the team into a driving force in
. Given the potential of the region and the opportunities that exist, I see Grünenthal's strategic plans as the basis for its overall success and positioning in the region."
Excellent position for further growth - both organic and external