Mr. Ángel Fernández

President and CEO of MSD. He has been President of MSD Latin America, leading the integration of Merck and SP and reaching the No. 1 ranking in pharmaceutical companies in the region. During this period he had the opportunity to be a member of the American Council.

HE has a solid and extensive experience in the pharmaceutical sector, with over 30 years’ experience in the industry. He has been President and CEO of Schering-Plough in Spain, leading the integration process resulting from the merger between Schering Plough and Organon during 2008, member of the Board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Spain and vice president of Farmaindustria.

He began his career in 1976 at Schering-Plough Spain, successfully directing operations in Central and Eastern Europe, Argentina and Ecuador, and holding management positions in the United States and Mexico.

Doctor in Economics by the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, holds a Masters in Business Administration by the Instituto de Empresa (IE ) of Madrid.