Maria Fernanda comes from Janssen Brazil, where she has been serving as Commercial Director for different TAs in the past 3,5 years, such as Onco-Hematology, Infectious Diseases, Diabetes and Neurosciences. During her tenure, she led the successful launch of key products in these therapetic areas.
Prior to Janssen, Maria Fernanda has held different senior leadership roles in Marketing and Sales at Wyeth, Roche and Abbott, in a total of 16 years of diversified experiences in Pharma. At the start of her career, Maria Fernanda worked for 7 years in the retail industry, participating in the implementation of Wal-Mart operations in Brazil.
Maria Fernanda holds a bachelors degree in Marketing & Business from FGV – Fundação Getúlio Vargas in Sao Paulo, Brazil and an a Master degree from ESPM –Escola Superior de Propaganda e marketing, also in Sao Paulo.
Maria Fernanda Prado has been appointed to the position of Managing Director, Janssen Turkey as of December 1st, 2016.