Damien Villeneuve
Senior Advisor

Please explain your role and responsibilities at Kybora.

I provide expertise for Kybora projects and transactions in the APAC region.

What are some of your most proud achievements or accomplishments? E.g., were you a recipient of any notable awards in the industry?

During my career, I developed market entry strategies and executed many transactions which ultimately have allowed patients to get access to innovative or affordable drugs in their respective countries.

Do you have any relevant or notable experience that you would like to highlight? E.g., roles at previous companies, companies you’ve founded, boards you advise, etc.

I have more than 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry mostly in Europe and in Asia-Pacific including Japan. I hold different leading positions in commercial operations and business development with Merck Serono, Allergan and Lupin companies. I have developed an extensive experience in all facets of strategy, business development, M&A and licensing at global, regional and local level. I have a wide network in the healthcare and investors community. I closed more than 100 transactions.

Please share your educational background – degree, university, etc.

PhD of Biomedical and Industrial Pharmacy, Master of Marketing Pharmaceutical Doctor.

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