Sanofi Romania announced the appointment of Lidija Milicevic as General Manager of the vaccines division, one of the 4 business divisions of the branch in Romania and Moldova. Dr. Lidija Milicevic who has 18 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, joined the Sanofi team in 2018, holding the position of Head of Sanofi Pasteur Operations for the Adriatic, non-EU countries, so that starting June 1, 2020 to takes over the position of General Manager of Sanofi Pasteur, Romania and Moldova
“I proudly take the position of General Manager of the local vaccines division, dedicating myself responsibly to the Sanofi mission to be a reliable partner for the Romanian health system, contributing together with our medical communities, authorities and partners to the common effort to grow vaccine coverage and improve access to life-saving vaccines. Our commitment is to develop new and improved vaccines that support the health and quality of life of Romanians, as well as to be a partner in existing national vaccination programs and potential initiatives to expand them, “said Dr. Lidija Milicevic, General Manager of Sanofi Pasteur Romania & Moldova.
For over 20 years, the public health of Romanians has been a priority for Sanofi Pasteur, Sanofi’s vaccine division. The company offers lifelong immunization solutions: from infants, children, adolescents, to adults and groups of people at risk. The Sanofi Pasteur portfolio available in Romania offers protection against infectious diseases such as diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, hepatitis A and B, polio, as well as against invasive diseases caused by Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib), rabies, typhoid fever, yellow fever and seasonal flu. The company also invests in educating the population about the importance and need for vaccination throughout life.
A graduate of the Medical University of Belgrade, Dr. Lidija Milicevic began her career as a general medicine practitioner in Belgrade. Since 2002, she has joined the pharmaceutical company Stada, in which she has held various positions, with increasing responsibility, in the sales and marketing departments. Lidija Milicevic joined the Sanofi team in 2018, when she took over the position of Head of Operations Sanofi Pasteur for the Adriatic countries, leading the company’s activity in 5 countries.