Business Development, Strategic Planning
MD in Biology at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA)
Jorge is a businessman with background in management, negotiations and building of distributor partnerships within the pharmaceutical industry of Latin America and the USA. Founder and formerly the president of the Argentinean Chamber of Importers of Medical Equipment (CADIEM, which today is a fully representative chamber that advises the Argentinean Government in the area of Health at the MERCOSUR meetings). Jorge maintains his advisory role to the Ministry of Health of Argentina for the MERCOSUR. From 1990-2000 he was president of Cardiovascular SRL. Later, as general manager of TerumoBCT Latin America he was responsible for the opening new Latin American branches and raised sales from US $700K to US $20M and conducted negotiations of distribution with global companies such as Pall Biomedical, Terumo, MacoPharma, and Fresenius/Kabi..