WE ARE PHARMATHEN

Our leaders

Vassilios Katsos - Member of the Board

Vassilios Katsos

Member of the Board

  • Studied Pharmacy at the University of Athens
  • 1993, as the company’s CEO, he envisioned Pharmathen’ s multinational business model and paved the path leading to that end by emphasizing on continuous progress and innovation
Nelly Katsou - Member of the Board

Nelly Katsou

Member of the Board

  • Studied Pharmacy at the University of Athens
  • 1993, became a leading member of Pharmathen Management Team
  • Along with Mr. Vassilios Katsos, she envisioned Pharmathen among the top healthcare companies in the world, providing leading pharmaceutical innovations and solutions and methodically worked up to a prominent position within the global pharmaceutical industry
Dimitris Kadis  - Group CEO

Dimitris Kadis

Group CEO

  • MBA from the Warwick Business School
  • 2003, started working at Pharmathen holding several Senior positions in Financial Analysis, Corporate and Business Development and Strategic Planning
  • During his tenure in Business Development our global presence extended to 65 counties
  • Currently holds the position of Group CEO
Dr. Evangelos Karavas - Chief Scientific Officer

Dr. Evangelos Karavas

Chief Scientific Officer

  • Chemist, PhD in Pharmaceutical Technology
  • 1991, started working at Pharmathen holding several senior roles in Production, Quality and Research & Development
  • Scientific achievements: 67, patent certificates & applications, more than 30 publications, 676 citations. Average citations per item 23,3.
  • 2003, assumed the position of Vice President Research & Industrial Operations leading among others the expansion of Research & Development operations through two new R&D facilities of innovative formulations & APIs, as well as the creation of a state of the art manufacturing unit in Sapes, Northern Greece
Diomedes Vassiliou  - Group CFO

Diomedes Vassiliou

Group CFO

  • BSc from London School of Economics - Chevening Scholar
  • 2016, joined Pharmathen as Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Fellow Chartered Accountant, member of ICAEW
  • CPA fellow, member of IPAC
  • Held senior financial positions in large multinational corporations throughout South Eastern Europe including Hellenic Petroleum and AIG – Alico
  • Was Group CFO at Intralot, Antenna and Regency Entertainment
George Drossos - Vice President Human Resources & Corporate Affairs

George Drossos

Vice President Human Resources & Corporate Affairs

  • MBA from University of Hull & B.Sc. in Marketing Management from American College of Greece
  • With more than twenty years of leadership experience in driving multicultural organizations to high performance culture and achievements through centralization /digitalization of procedures and employer branding actions
  • 2012, joined Pharmathen as Group HR Director
  • Developed and implemented a wide range of initiatives focused on the company’s global talent strategy, including staffing, career development and reward systems
  • Improved leadership HR engagement, staff effectiveness and retention as well as developed and implemented HR processes infrastructure globally
  • Under his leadership, the company was awarded as “Best Place to Work” for four consecutive years (2012-2016)
Efthymios Koutris - Vice President Research & Development Operations

Efthymios Koutris

Vice President Research & Development Operations

  • Diploma in Chemical Engineering (M.Sc.Eng.) from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
  • 2000, started working at Pharmathen holding several roles in Research & Development
  • Scientific achievements: 56 patent certificates & applications and development of more than 90 pharmaceutical products
  • Project leader of the design and the investment plan of the 17000m2 production site at Sapes, Komotini
  • Developed innovative drug delivery technologies/products with several applications (PF ophthalmics, sustained release, LAIs etc.)
Mohit Singh - Vice President of Business Development & Portfolio Management

Mohit Singh

Vice President of Business Development & Portfolio Management

  • Engineer and MBA from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi
  • 2013, started working at Pharmathen in Business Development & Portfolio Management roles
  • 16 years of experience, both in Developed and Emerging Markets, in Global Business Development, Strategy and Portfolio Management roles
  • In the past, held leadership positions in various pharmaceutical companies such as Portfolio Lead for Branded Generics and Group Director of Business Development.
Gareth Williams - Vice President Business Development

Gareth Williams

Vice President Business Development

  • Studied Finance, Accounting & Information Systems at University of Witwatersrand (Wits) in South Africa
  • 2008, joined Pharmathen’s Business Development Department in the company’s UK offices
  • Supported the growth of Pharmathen’s Global B2B presence in the last 10 years through various regional and managerial responsibilities within the Group’s Business Development Department