Kurt Herpel spent a significant part of his career with Merck & Co/MSD, where he was VP Global Head of Franchise and the leader of the world-wide business strategy team, responsible for the global development of marketing-strategy.
He was/is country CEO of a pharma company as well as a biotech-startup, and was the head of the global respiratory business with Takeda Pharma, and also CMO and board-member of a pharma-tech company.
He lived in the US, Germany, Switzerland, Spain and Austria.
Kurt Herpel is an out-of-the-box and structured thinker, who walks the talk. His track record as people manager is flawless. Kurt holds two business degrees, one from the Emory Business School (Atlanta, GA) and one from Austria.