Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

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. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT World — special events and lectures

MIT World — special events and lectures

Category: Events | Updated almost 3 years ago

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


Viewed
1597 times

More from MIT World — special events and lectures

Structure Dependence, the Rational Learner, and Putnam's "Sane Person"

Structure Dependence, the Rational ...

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:41:43 | 3061 views

The Tough Get Growing: How to Succeed in a Down Economy

The Tough Get Growing: How to Succe...

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:32:00 | 4759 views

Open Education for an Open World

Open Education for an Open World

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:45:31 | 4793 views

Growing Pains - Transitioning to a Sustainable Energy Economy

Growing Pains - Transitioning to a ...

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:29:00 | 2302 views

Entrepreneurship, Government, and Development in Africa

Entrepreneurship, Government, and D...

Added almost 3 years ago | 01:15:00 | 4835 views

Our Energy Future: Why American Science and Engineering Must Lead the Way

Our Energy Future: Why American Sci...

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:59:20 | 2163 views