Please login to the form below

Not currently logged in
Email:
Password:

Takeda appoints new financial head

François-Xavier Roger brings experience from Sanofi and in telecoms

Takeda Francois-Xavier RogerTakeda has appointed François-Xavier Roger as the company's new chief financial officer.

He will lead the integration and leadership of the finance functions across Takeda and will report to the company's president and CEO Yasuchika Hasegawa.

The move is a return to the pharma industry for Roger who was most recently chief financial officer at Millicom International Cellular, a digital and mobile telecoms company.

He gained experience in the life sciences while serving in several leadership roles at Sanofi, including time in Japan, Mexico, France and South Africa.

He has further experience in Asia as chief financial officer of Danone's operations in the Asia Pacific region based in Singapore.

“With a proven track record of global success in financial leadership positions at world-class companies in pharmaceutical and consumer product businesses, we are extremely pleased to add Roger to the senior leadership team at Takeda,” said Hasegawa.

Article by
Thomas Meek

9th September 2013

From: Sales

Share

Tags

PMEA Awards 2020

COVID-19 Updates and Daily News

Featured jobs

PMHub

Add my company
Empowering Strategic Performance Ltd

OUR GOAL: To help clients Metamorph™ Science into Action that changes healthcare to improve the lives of patients. Empowering Strategic...

Latest intelligence

What’s in it for me? How to engage, motivate and support staff with internal training at OPEN Health
...
Environmental impact of in-person vs. virtual meetings
Although it will be tempting to resume in-person activities in the same capacity as before, we need to weigh the pros and cons of virtual vs. in-person vs. hybrid events...
US biosimilars
The US celebrates five years of biosimilars on the market – a look to the past, present and future
Why the success of biosimilars in the US has been mixed...

Infographics