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Sanofi names Alan Main as EVP consumer healthcare

Staff Writer |
Paris, France - October 3, 2016, Paris, France - Sanofi, a healthcare company, announced the appointment of Alan Main as executive vice president consumer healthcare.

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Mr. Main will be a member of the Executive Committee and lead a newly created Consumer Healthcare global business unit. Mr. Main most recently served as Global President, Bayer Medical Care.

Mr. Main has more than 30 years of marketing and general management experience in the Consumer Health and Medical Device fields, beginning with Stafford Miller/Block Drug (now part of GSK), before joining Merrell Dow (now Sanofi), then London Rubber Company.

In 1992, he joined Roche Consumer Health and held increasingly senior roles namely in the UK, South Africa and Asia Pacific.

Following Bayer’s acquisition of the Roche Consumer Health in 2004, Mr. Main continued to hold key operational roles, including Region Head for Asia Pacific and Europe.

In 2010 he transferred to the medical device business of Bayer as Global President for Bayer Medical Care.

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