Zoetis and GRU Airport, elected to the Pharma.Aero Board of Directors
Pharma.Aero announces two new additions to its Board of Directors: Gergely Szorcsik, Director of Global Distribution, representing the pharma manufacturer Zoetis, and Hugo Repolho, Head of Commercial Cargo at GRU Airport.
Trevor Caswell, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pharma.Aero: “We are excited to have Zoetis and Guarulhos Airport, our Strategic Members, taking an active role in designing and implementing the strategy for a bigger and stronger organization. It is our top priority to extend and strengthen our collaboration with the Life Science and MedTech manufacturers sector, and the presence of Gergely, representing Zoetis, and Hugo, representing a strategic region in Brazil, will have a decisive contribution in this direction. I am confident that our Board of Directors, with the dedication of our Advisory Board and the support of our Back Office team, will lead to great successes for our Pharma.Aero worldwide membership.”
Gergely Szorcsik, member of the Board of Directors representing Zoetis: „I am deeply honored to be elected to the Board of Directors of Pharma.Aero and get the opportunity to represent the Pharma Shipper community within the organization. I look forward to working with the different industry leads on projects and ensuring that we continuously bring value to all segments of our industry.”
Hugo Repolho, member of the Board of Directors representing GRU Airport: “The Pharma segment is undoubtfully of utmost importance given its direct impact on people’s life regarding medicine distribution, emergency services and treatments. Having the opportunity to be part of the Board of Directors of such an organization that is able to bring together all segments of the pharma supply chain, starting from manufacturers to industry partners, transporters and users is quite rewarding and gives us the responsibility and opportunity to the development of Global Pharmaceutical Logistics. I would like to thank my fellow Board members, the valuable Associates and the Back-office team for the support and confidence assigned to me and GRU Airport to assume this challenging project.”
Zoetis is the world’s leading animal health company whose portfolio and pipeline of medicines, vaccines, diagnostics and technologies make a difference in over 100 countries. A Fortune 500 company traded on the NYSE (ZTS), Zoetis generated $8.1 billion in revenue in 2022. Zoetis joined Pharma.Aero as a Strategic Pharma Manufacturer Member, in 2017.
GRU Airport is the largest airport in Brazil and the number one pharma hub with the region’s largest airport cold storage facilities. GRU Airport joined Pharma.Aero in 2020, and last year upgraded its membership to Strategic Airport Member, representing the organization in the region.