Geno J. Germano has served as a member of our board since July 2012 and as President and General Manager, Specialty Care and Oncology for Pfizer since December 2010. Mr. Germano joined Pfizer in October 2009 and held various positions, including President and General Manager, Specialty Care. From 2004, Mr. Germano held various positions with Wyeth, including President, U.S. and Pharmaceutical Business Units, responsible for Wyeth’s U.S.-based Pharmaceuticals, Biologics and Vaccines businesses. In addition, he led Global Strategy for the Pharmaceutical and Institutional business units for major products in Neuroscience, Gastroenterology, Women's Health, Infectious Diseases and Immunology. Prior to joining Wyeth, Mr. Germano held leadership positions at several Johnson & Johnson companies.
Mr. Germano serves on the Advisory Board of the Healthcare Businesswomen's Association, is a member of the Board of the Biotechnology Industry Organization and is a Trustee of the Albany College of Pharmacy, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy in 1983.