Marco Gorgas takes over management of the Life Sciences division
Mannheim, 11/19/2019 Marco Gorgas, former Chief Operations Officer of Aenova, a leading contract manufacturer for pharmaceuticals and dietary supplements, has assumed responsibility for the Life Sciences division at CAMELOT Management Consultants. Gorgas has decades of specialist and management experience in the pharmaceutical and consulting industries. As a partner at the consulting specialist CAMELOT, he will further expand the global consulting business in the life sciences sector.
“With Marco Gorgas, we have gained an experienced leader who knows the life sciences industry inside out. He will drive forward the global growth of the Life Sciences division and create new added value for our clients with innovative topics,” said Dr. Josef Packowski, Managing Partner at CAMELOT, with regard to the appointment.
“I am really looking forward to contributing my industry and consulting experience to CAMELOT and to accompanying the company on its successful course of growth. In the Life Sciences division, our highly competent consultant teams support clients in creating agile, innovative and efficient value chains. Furthermore, we are continuously developing new, future-oriented consulting services for our clients,” adds Gorgas. His new role will focus on the optimization of value chains within the scope of post-merger integration activities, the use of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence and blockchain to improve performance in the life sciences supply chain, and solutions to the specific challenges facing biotechnology companies.
Gorgas began his career at the consulting firm Cap Gemini before moving to the pharmaceutical industry. Following his position as CEO STADA Russia, he assumed the role of Senior Vice President Global Operations at STADA Arzneimittel AG, a generic medicinal products manufacturer, where he was responsible for all production sites with over 3,500 employees. He was the driving force behind the establishment of a global manufacturing network, site strategies and consolidation as well as the successful design and implementation of an operational excellence program. From STADA he moved to the Executive Board of the Aenova Group, one of the world’s leading contract manufacturers for pharmaceuticals and dietary supplements. As Chief Operations Officer, he was responsible for the Supply Chain and Operations areas with a total of 4,200 employees. Most recently, Gorgas successfully supported leading pharmaceutical and medical technology companies with international M&A transactions as Senior Advisor at Kurmann Partner AG.