Dr. Stefan Weiskopf was appointed executive vice president and area president of the Asia Pacific region at Zoetis in October 2012. In this role, he oversees key markets in Asia and the Pacific, covering the geography from Japan to Australia and from New Zealand to India.
Before joining Zoetis, Dr. Weiskopf served as area president of the Asia Pacific region in the Pfizer Animal Health organization, a position he held since 2007. He was previously responsible for the company's operations in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
Dr. Weiskopf joined Pfizer Animal Health in Germany in 1986. He gained experience in various roles in sales, technical, marketing and general management for Pfizer and two of the company's subsidiaries, Upjohn and Pharmacia.
Before entering the pharmaceutical industry, Dr. Weiskopf practiced veterinary medicine. He obtained his veterinary and business degrees in Germany.