Animal health know-how on board
17.08.2015 - George Gunn is the newest member of the board of Pharmaq Holding AS, a Norway-based leader in pharmaceuticals for the aquaculture industry.
Gunn has an extensive background in animal health and has recently retired from Novartis AG. At Novartis, the born Scotsman started in 2003 as Head of Animal Health, North America. He went on to head Novartis Animal Health from 2004 until 2015, when the division was sold to Elanco. Prior to joining Novartis, Gunn served as President of Pharmacia Animal Health for three years.
Gunn received the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery from the University of Edinburgh in 2008. This year, he received a Lifetime Achievement award from the International Federation of Animal Health for his services to the animal health sector.http://www.european-biotechnology-news.com/people/bio-people/2015/george-gunn.html