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Corporate Executive Committee

The Corporate Executive Committee consists of five members. Headed by CEO Marc Werner, it is responsible for the implementation of Galenica’s strategy. The members of the Corporate Executive Committee are experienced experts, senior Business sector managers who have extensive industry knowledge as well as long-term experience in the Galenica Group and with leading multi-national companies.

Marc Werner

Marc Werner
CEO Galenica Group

  • Born in 1967, Swiss citizen
  • Federal certified marketing director
  • Various management training courses at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne, London Business School and Harvard Business School
  • 1990 to 1995 Head of Sales at Sinomec Ltd (Zellweger Uster Ltd)
  • 1995 to 1996 Head of Product Management Photofinishing, Federation of Migros Co-operatives
  • 1997 to 2000 Head of Marketing and Sales at Minolta (Switzerland) Ltd
  • 2000 to 2004 Head of Marketing & Sales at Bluewin Ltd
  • Joined the Swisscom Group in 2005 as head of Marketing & Sales at Swisscom Ltd, head of Service from 2012 to 2013, member of the Group Executive Board from 2013, head of Private Customers until 2015 and head of Sales & Services from 2016 to 2019
  • Since 2020, CEO and member of the Corporate Executive Committee of the Galenica Group
Felix Burkhard

Felix Burkhard
CFO Galenica Group

  • Born 1966, Swiss citizen
  • Lic. oec., HSG University of St. Gallen (HSG), and Swiss certified accountant
  • 1991–1995 Financial Auditor at Revisuisse PriceWaterhouse (Bern) and Head of Finance and Controlling at Amidro Ltd. (Biel-Bienne)
  • Joined the former Galenica Group in 1996 as Corporate Controller; Deputy Head Retail Business sector from 2000; in addition, Head of the Amavita pharmacy chain from 2008; Head Retail Business sector from 2010 to 2015; member of the Corporate Executive Committee of the Galenica Group since 2010; Head Strategic Projects from 2015 to 2017
  • CFO Galenica Group since 2017
Daniele Madonna

Daniele Madonna
Head Retail Business sector

  • Born 1977, Swiss citizen
  • Federal Diploma in Pharmacy from the Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich (ETHZ)
  • Professional training FPH in Retail Pharmacy
  • CAS in General Management at the University of St. Gallen (HSG) and Program for Executive Development (PED) at IMD, Lausanne
  • 2003–2004 Pharmacist at the Olympia Pharmacy and the Victoria Pharmacy in Zurich
  • Joined the former Galenica Group in 2004 as Manager of the Coop Vitality pharmacy in Tenero; Regional Sales Manager at Coop Vitality from 2010 to 2014; CEO of Coop Vitality Ltd. in Bern from 2014 to 2017
  • Since 2017 Head Retail Business sector and member of the Corporate Executive Committee of the Galenica Group
Dr. Thomas F. Szuran

Dr. Thomas F. Szuran
Head Products & Brands Business sector

  • Born 1967, Swiss citizen
  • Dr. sc. nat. Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich
  • Various roles at Abbott Laboratories between 1997 and 2002, including Sales & Marketing Manager for the Eastern European & Mediterranean region
  • Sales Director at Pfizer Switzerland (Zurich) from 2002 to 2005 and Country Manager at Pfizer in Israel from 2005 to 2007
  • Joined Biomed Ltd. (Dübendorf) in 2008 as Marketing Director, and was CEO of Biomed Ltd. from 2011 to 2018
  • Since 2012 member of the Executive Board and since 2013 President of the Association of the Swiss Self-Medication Industry (ASSGP)
  • Head Products & Brands Business sector and member of the Corporate Executive Committee of the Galenica Group since 2019
Andreas Koch

Andreas Koch
Head Services Business sector

  • Born 1971, German and Swiss citizen
  • Education as logistics manager
  • Studied business administration at the University of Mannheim and graduated with a degree in business administration
  • Program for Executive Development (PED) at IMD Lausanne
  • 2000-2009 Consulting and management functions in the field of supply chain management at various consulting firms
  • 2009-2015 Head of Supply Chain Management at Galexis and from 2011 also at Alloga - Member of both Executive Committees
  • 2015-2019 Head of Alloga
  • Head of Galexis since 2019
  • Since 2020 Head of Business Sector Services

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