Rogerio is Senior Vice President, Global Health at GSK. He leads the newly established Global Health Unit, which accelerates development and delivery of medicines, vaccines and health interventions for people in the developing world.
Rogerio has over 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical sector. Most recently, he was head of Emerging Markets, leading the commercial pharmaceutical business for the region which included responsibility for Latin America, Africa, Middle East, CIS and India and Asia Pacific.
Rogerio started at GSK as CFO for the Latin American region where he was actively involved in commercial, research and development, manufacturing and business development projects. He was subsequently appointed to General Manager roles in Argentina and Brazil, before leading the Latin America and Caribbean region as President and Regional Director.
Having started his career in finance-related roles, Rogerio was promoted into positions of increasing responsibility at local, regional and corporate levels. He has been based in Brazil, Argentina, United States, Italy and United Kingdom.
Rogerio has a degree in Economics from Pontifical Catholic University of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and an MBA from the University of Dayton, U.S.