Om Arora, Latin America Regional Head, Pfizer Innovative Health
Om Arora is the Regional Head for Pfizer’s innovative portfolio in Latin America. Prior to this role, Om was the Regional President of Latin America and Canada for the Vaccines business since January 2015. Om also has served as Chief of Staff to Pfizer’s Chairman and CEO, Ian Read, and worked closely with him as well as Pfizer’s Executive Leadership Team on a range of companywide topics and initiatives. During his time at Pfizer, Om has served in positions of increasing responsibility in Commercial Development, Global Marketing and Market Research for the former Specialty Care business and the Oncology business. In addition to his strong commercial capabilities, he gained valuable experience in the business development process as a key member of the team that enabled Pfizer’s HIV joint-venture with GSK, ViiV.
Joining the company in 2004 in Global Market Analytics, Om has over twelve years of experience at Pfizer. Before joining Pfizer, Om was a consultant for a business intelligence software company, MicroStrategy and a data analyst for Capital One Financial Services. Om holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry from the Indian Institute of Technology and an MS in Chemistry and an MBA in Finance and Marketing from University of Chicago.