Jean Fabre joined Ipsen in 2008 as Senior Vice President Intercontinental Operations (Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa, Middle East, Asia). He has been leading the Primary Care global business since 2011.
Jean Fabre began his career in the pharmaceutical industry in 1985 at Rhône-Poulenc where he held various positions spanning sales and marketing. In 1997, he was appointed General Manager of Rhône-Poulenc’s Swiss affiliate in Zurich. Between 2000 and 2003, Jean Fabre was appointed Vice President of Aventis’ (formerly Rhône-Poulenc) Eastern European and Turkish operations. Then, he became Senior Vice President of Sanofi-Aventis’ Latin American operations.
In 2005, Jean Fabre joined the Pierre Fabre group in Castres (France) where he headed the company’s global pharma operations.
Jean Fabre holds a PhD in Pharmacy, a Master in Pharmacology and a Master in Pharmaceutical Marketing from leading French business school ESCP.