Jim SerpicoVice President of Marketing & SalesMr. Serpico
,s Vice President of Marketing and Sales.He has over 20 years of experience in the ethical pharmaceutical industry.Prior to joining KPI, Jim was with Yamanouchi Pharma America (1996-2005) where he served as Head of New Product Planning/Marketing & Business Development.
At Yamanouchi, Jim
lead the commercialization effort to bring Yamanouchi development compounds into the US market as well as build up capabilities for an independent sales & marketing team.Prior to Yamanouchi, Jim was with Merck Sharp & Dohme (1989-1995) where he served in many roles that included Hospital Specialist Representative, Market Research Analyst, Managed Care Marketing Program Development Manager, and Global Marketing- New Product Planning Worldwide Product Manager.Prior to the Merck professional experiences, Jim was with Eli Lilly & Company (1984-1989) in various Pharmaceutical Sales related functions.Jim attended St. John,s University, Jamaica, New York from 1979-1984, and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science, Pharmacy.He received his Masters of Business Administration, with a Specialization in Finance, also with honors from St. John,s University, Staten Island, New York 1984-1988.Jim is a Licensed & Registered Pharmacist in the state of New Jersey.