Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

The Pharmaceutical Industry in the Global Economy

11/20/2002 5:00 PM E51-115 Wong
Franz B. Humer, Chairman and CEO, Roche Holdings Ltd

About the Speaker(s): Franz B. Humer earned a doctorate in law from the University of Innsbruck and an MBA from INSEAD. He assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer of Roche Holding Ltd. In Basel, Switzerland, in 1998 and was named chairman in 2001. Prior to his current position, Mr. Humer was the general manager for various geographies for the Schering Plough Corporation. From 1981 to 1994, he held numerous positions within Glaxo Holdings. Mr. Humer has been a member of the board of directors and the corporate executive committee of Roche Holding Ltd. since 1995. Previous to his appointment to CEO, he served as chief operating officer and head of the Roach global pharmaceuticals division.

Host(s): Vice President Resource Development, Industrial Liaison Program

Tape #: T14237.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments.

MIT World — special events and lectures

MIT World — special events and lectures

Category: Events | Updated over 1 year ago

Created
December 12, 2011 16:48
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
3186 times

More from MIT World — special events and lectures

The Second Law and Cosmology

The Second Law and Cosmology

Added over 5 years ago | 00:41:13 | 7568 views

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

Why So Slow? The Advancement of Women

Added over 5 years ago | 01:31:00 | 3936 views

Human Cloning and Human Rights: Promises and Perils

Human Cloning and Human Rights: Pro...

Added over 5 years ago | 01:27:00 | 4266 views

The Evolution of Trichromatic Color Vision

The Evolution of Trichromatic Color...

Added over 5 years ago | 01:07:00 | 9351 views

Introduction to Cancer Genetics

Introduction to Cancer Genetics

Added over 5 years ago | 00:55:15 | 5461 views

The Interaction Between Poverty, Growth and Democracy

The Interaction Between Poverty, Gr...

Added over 5 years ago | 01:34:00 | 10920 views