Jacopo Maria Murzi, 49 years old, he joined Alfasigma Spa as General Manager of the Italy Business Unit which today includes the Pharma Italy, Consumer Healthcare, Commercial Operations, Market Access and BU Diversified divisions.
Murzi was in Janssen for a long period of his Italian and international career: after his beginnings in Italy he spent 3 years in Poland and another 3 in Romania, and then moved to the United States also following the business development activities and, recently, in France where he was busy with the Middle East and Africa, with over 20 countries to lead.
Graduated in Management Engineering, he previously worked for a global consultancy firm on numerous multidisciplinary projects.
The new General Manager will report a Pier Vincenzo Colli, CEO of Alfasigma, which states: “The inclusion in the team of Jacopo Murzi it helps to further strengthen our management and allows us to unify the Italian business units in a single shared strategy. Our best wishes for a good job go to Jacopo and his team. We take this opportunity to thank Roberto Mazzucato who for thirty years was a backbone of the company and guided Pharma Italy with determination and competence until last December. “
“It is a pleasure and a great responsibility to be called to write a new page in the history of Alfasigma, which will be focused on serving doctors and pharmacists in the best possible way, but above all those millions of Italians who use our products every day”, he says. Jacopo Maria Murzi. “The passion and desire to leave the mark of this team struck me a lot – he continues -. I am proud to be able to make my contribution to a company so deeply rooted in our country thanks to its production sites and the presence of specialist and self-medication products in the homes of all Italians “.