Sifi has announced that Fabrizio Folco has joined the company as “Country Manager Italy,” and will be responsible for accelerating company development on the Italian market through management of the company’s commercial strategy and organization, for both pharma and surgical areas.
Mr. Folco was previously at Vifor Pharma, a global pharmaceutical company operating in iron deficiency, nephrology and cardio-renal therapeutic solutions. During his professional career, he has held roles of increasing importance, developing skills in the areas of general management, business insight, sales, and marketing, both nationally and internationally.
“We are delighted that Fabrizio has decided to join Sifi,” Fabrizio Chines, President and CEO of Sifi, said in a company news release. “The Italian market has always played a key role for the group. We are convinced that Fabrizio, with the experience gained in different therapeutic areas, can bring knowledge and innovative operating models in ophthalmology, to accelerate growth and fulfill Sifi’s potential in the internal market”.
Mr. Folco will report directly to Gilberto Dalesio, SIFI Chief Commercial Officer.
Italy-based Sifi designs, manufactures, and markets pharmaceutical specialty products, nutraceuticals, surgical and medical devices.