Emilie Grand-Perret
Country President
Emilie Grand-Perret

Emilie joined Novartis in 2001. She started her career in her home country France and she has held different posts in sales and marketing across diverse therapeutic areas, including cardiology, pneumology, neurology. She has also experience from global strategic marketing at the headquarters of the company in Basel. Before joining the Czech bureau, Emilie was the Head of Marketing in Neuroscience in the USA. Emilie holds master degree in pharmaceutics from the Universite de Pharmacie de Besancon and in management from ESSEC Business School.

Jiří Hanzlík
Country Head Sandoz s.r.o.
Jiří Hanzlík

He has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 20 years. He joined Sandoz in 2011, where after 6 years managing the Rx and Hospital Business Units, he assumed responsibility for our entire commercial operations in the capacity of Country Head and is also a member of the Novartis Country Leadership Teams. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Czech Association of Pharmaceutical Companies (ČAFF) since 2017 and was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of this association in 2021.

Kateřina Nosek
Head of Communications
Kateřina Nosek

Kateřina joined Novartis in 2020. She is in charge of external and internal communication of the company, including the role of a spokesperson. She brought into her role rich experience in marketing and communication from leading Czech publishing houses, as well as from transnational retail companies.

Josef Vaníček
Public Affairs Head
Josef Vaníček

Josef is graduated lawyer with many years of experience in the Public Affairs industry. He brings not only experience in the healthcare sector but a drive to achieve ambitious goals, strong strategic thinking and passion for supporting people in their personal and career growth. He started his journey in Novartis to deliver access and best healthcare outcomes to patients in 2022.