CEO of China OperationsMr. Hong Zhao was appointed as Chief Executive Officer China Operations of Sciclone Pharmaceuticals, Inc., effective April 01, 2013. Mr. Zhao joined SciClone as Chief Executive Officer, China Operations, in April 2013. Prior to SciClone, from 2011 to 2013, Mr. Zhao served as Executive Vice President of Simcere Pharmaceutical Group, a manufacturer and supplier of pharmaceuticals in China, where he was responsible for all business operations and had direct reporting responsibility for medical affairs, market access, marketing and sales operations, training and personnel development. Prior to Simcere, from 1999 to 2011, Mr. Zhao held various positions at Novartis China, a health care products company, including most recently, Senior Vice President of Novartis Greater China and General Manager of Novartis Shanghai
Age: 50 CEO Since 2013Zhao earned a Bachelor of Medicine degree from Nanjing Medical College and an Executive Masters of Business Administration degree from China European International Business School in Shanghai.