BU Head HIV/Oncology Pharmacist
Argiris Papafragkou is an experienced Pharmaceutical professional. He started his career in Pharmaceutical industry in 1998, as a Sales Representative, rapidly evolving in Sales and Marketing Managerial roles in Abbott Laboratories. Since 2008 he holds leadership roles, leading matrix organizations in multinational companies, namely Merck Serono and Amgen. His current role is Business Unit Head in Gilead Sciences Hellas, leading the HIV, Hematology and Oncology franchises.
He holds a BSc in Pharmacy from School of Health Science of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, and a Master in Business Administration from Hellenic Management Association. He participated in many high quality training programs offered by acknowledged institutes, including Cranfield University, TiasNimbas Business School and IESE.
During his career he has been involved in various projects, including innovative corporate processes implementation and new product launches and re-launches, by leading cross functional teams and communicating with various external and internal stakeholders. He steadily participates in International Strategic and Leadership Teams as a key contributor, gaining knowledge and understanding of many areas of the Pharmaceutical business outside Hellenic reality.