Alaa Assem has over 20 years of experience working for fortune ---100 bio --- pharmaceutical companies including Lilly, Wyeth and Pfizer. Alaa served in different roles of increasing seniority across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region in sales, marketing, medical affairs, clinical research, regulatory, compliance and government affairs. Alaa has a depth of experience in regulatory and government affairs; successfully supporting the registration and pricing of new innovative products across therapeutic areas; managing clinical trials in the MENA region in accordance with highest international standards; running several educational/CME programs; and speaking at industry events and science congresses. His diverse industry experience and extensive knowledge of the region is reflected in a strong network of key stakeholders and a deep understanding of the MENA Business environment and culture.
Alaa is currently based in Cairo,Egypt.