Region Head, APAC, Sandoz
Mike Crichton was appointed Region Head, APAC on September 1, 2017. He is responsible for leading commercial operations in Asia-Pacific driving strong profitable growth in the largest and most diverse generics market. He also serves as a member of the Sandoz Executive Committee.
Mike started his career in sales with Servier and Novartis in Canada, where he started as a Medical Representative. Subsequently he worked at Hoffmann-La Roche from 2003 to 2015 with increasing responsibilities at country and global levels and in several therapeutic areas, including General Manager in Indonesia and Korea.
Following this he served as Vice President, Cardiovascular & Metabolism Diseases at AstraZeneca USA where he was responsible for the commercialization of CVMD products, leading a team of more than 2500 associates.
A Canadian national, Mike holds a bachelor of science degree in Chemistry from Bishop’s University.