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João Sanches, Government Affairs & Corporate Communications Head, Novartis

Experienced Executive with a demonstrated track record of success in the Pharmaceutical Industry with a diverse experience on Business, Government Relations and Communications. Skilled in Negotiation, Business and Strategic Planning, Sales and Vaccines. Strong entrepreneurship and innovative professional with experience in Brazil and Latin America.

Novartis Biociencias
Government Affairs & Corporate Communications Head
April 2017 – Present

NVS Holding
CEO & Owner
May 2014 – Present

Albright Stonebridge Group
Senior Advisor
2014 – 2017 (4 years)

11 years 5 months
Senior Director Strategic Alliances
August 2013 – May 2014 (10 months)

Market Access & Government Affairs Senior Director
November 2009 – July 2013 (3 years 9 months)