About Us


Sandoz is led by a team of individuals who not only share in its vision of a healthier world with global access to affordable, high-quality medicines, but who also bring passion and care to everything they do. Through product development and production to quality assurance and marketing, our management team works hard to maintain Sandoz’ standing as a world leader in high-quality, affordable medicines.

Richard Francis

Division Head, Sandoz

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Isabel Afonso

Head of Global Commercial Strategy

Pierluigi Antonelli

Head of Western Europe

Francesco Balestrieri

Head of Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa

Francisco Ballester

Head of Latin America

Andreas Brutsche

Global Quality Head, Novartis Technical Operations Solids

Rex Clements

Head of Anti-Infectives

Paul Geymayer

Head of Asia Pacific

Peter Goldschmidt

President of Sandoz US and Head of North America

Tobias Hestler

Chief Financial Officer

Barbara Levi Mager

Head of Legal and General Counsel

Steffen Kurzawa

Global Head of Communications

Carol Lynch

Global Head of Biopharmaceuticals

Miguel Pagan Fernandez

Global Head Solids, Novartis Technical Operations

Shawn Silvestri

Global Head of Product Development

Joy Xu

Global Head of Human Resources


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