Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Our multidisciplinary Team, led by professionals with a long track record in drug development and management, relies on highly skilled personnel with unique competence in developing integrated solutions.

  • Alex Zwyer, MBA

    President & Chief Executive Officer

    A co-founder of the company with extensive operational, C-level pharmaceutical experience as well as a serial entrepreneur and strong leader with a proven track-record. He served as Chief Operating Officer at Viforpharma AG, a specialty company focusing on Nephrology where he was globally responsible for marketing and sales, business development, and regulatory and medical affairs. He was named ‘Healthcare CEO of the Year, Switzerland’ in 2018 by Business Worldwide. He holds two MBAs incl. from the State University of New York, Albany and is a veteran Tank Captain of the Swiss Army.

  • Silvia Panigone, PhD.

    Chief Operating Officer

    Track record in complex project management; former positions include: Global Project Manager in Quintiles for phase II/III trials in the US/EU and Asia, managing large teams including Regulatory, CMC and pharmacology full P&L responsibilities. Executive position in R&D in Bracco Diagnostics, Managing Director at I-Bankers Direct, Investment Director at BSI Healthcapital, a VC firm focused on life sciences. Ph.D. in Molecular Oncology from National Cancer Institute, Milan and a Master in Finance - Management of Economical Resources from SDA Bocconi, Milan, Italy.

  • Subhasis Roy, MBA

    Interim Chief Financial Officer(1)

    Over 25 years of healthcare industry experience as a healthcare banker/advisor and more recently as a biopharmaceutical company leader. Former top executive of Novaremed, a clinical stage Swiss biopharma company and Managing Partner and co-founder of Sirius Healthcare Partners, a healthcare advisory boutique providing advice and transaction. Previously, he was a healthcare banker at bulge bracket Investments Banks (UBS, HSBC, DKB), where he advised sciences industries and executed numerous financing and M&A transactions. He holds an MBA in Finance and General Management from Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and Masters’ and Bachelors’ degrees in Commerce from University of Mumbai, India.

(1) Currently engaged as consultant / strategic advisor