Navigation Links
Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Appoints Industry Veteran Mr. Hong Zhao as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing

NANJING, China, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Simcere Pharmaceutical Group ("Simcere" or the "Company") (NYSE: SCR), a leading pharmaceutical company specializing in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of branded and proprietary pharmaceuticals in China, today announced the appointment of Mr. Hong Zhao, a highly regarded executive in the Chinese pharmaceutical industry, as its executive vice president of sales and marketing, effective February 12, 2011.

"Mr. Zhao is highly respected in the Chinese pharmaceutical industry," said Mr. Jinsheng Ren, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Simcere. "Mr. Zhao has nearly 20 years' experience in the pharmaceutical industry with a proven track record of leadership and performance.  We warmly welcome Mr. Zhao who will help strengthen our leadership team and better position our business for sustainable growth."

Mr. Zhao commented, "I am delighted to be joining Simcere, an energetic and promising company that I have long admired for its value and vision. I am looking forward to working with such an innovative team to enhance the competitiveness of Simcere and help make a difference to the healthcare industry in China."

Mr. Hong Zhao joined the industry in 1992. He started as a pharmaceutical sales representative and took on positions of increasing responsibilities in sales & marketing with Xian Janssen and Novartis China. He most recently held the position of Senior Vice President of Novartis Greater China and General Manager of Novartis Shanghai. Mr. Zhao received an EMBA degree from China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), and a bachelor's degree in Medicine from Nanjing Medical University.

About Simcere Pharmaceutical GroupSimcere Pharmaceutical Group (NYSE: SCR, Simcere) is a leading pharmaceutical company specializing in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of branded generic and proprietary pharmaceuticals in China. In recent years, Simcere has been focusing its strategy on the development of innovative pharmaceuticals and first-to-market generics. The Company has introduced an innovative anti-cancer medication Endu, first-to-market generics such as Bicun and Anxin, and a first-to-market medication Sinofuan. Simcere manufactures and sells drugs in the oncological, cardiovascular, anti-inflammatory and anti-infection therapeutical areas. Simcere concentrates its research and development efforts on the treatment of diseases with high incidence or mortality rates and for which there is a clear demand for more effective pharmacotherapy including cancer and cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, inflammatory and infectious diseases. For more information about Simcere Pharmaceutical Group, please visit and Media Contacts:
Email: ir@simcere.comIn Nanjing:
Yehong Zhang
Simcere Pharmaceutical Group
Tel: 86-25-8556-6666 ext 8811In the United States:
Kate Tellier
Brunswick Group
Tel: 1-212-333-3810In Beijing:
Ruirui Jiang
Brunswick Group
Tel: 86-10-5960-8600In Hong Kong:
Joseph Lo Chi-Lun
Brunswick Group
Tel: 852-3512-5000  

SOURCE Simcere Pharmaceutical Group
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Interim Results of Endu Phase IV Clinical Study
2. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Collaboration with OSI Pharmaceuticals
3. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group to Acquire Additional Stake in Jiangsu Yanshen Biological Technology Stock Co., Ltd.
4. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Jiangsu Yanshens Voluntary Suspension of Production
5. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Provides Update on Jiangsu Yanshen
6. Simcere Receives SFDA Approval to Manufacture and Sell Zanamivir in China
7. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2009 Unaudited Financial Results on Tuesday, March 16, 2010
8. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Successfully Completes Endostar Phase IV Clinical Study
9. Simceres Diosmectite API Passes EU-GMP Inspection
10. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Reports Preliminary Unaudited First Quarter 2010 Results
11. Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Files Annual Report on Form 20-F
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/26/2015)... 2015 --> ... potential att använda SyMRI för att hitta ... patienter med multipel skleros (MS) eller hjärntumörmetastaser ... AB för att kunna använda SyMRI Research ... SyMRI kan man generera flera konstrastbilder från ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... -- ) has announced the ... Viscosity Drugs" report to their offering. ... of the "Self Administration of High Viscosity ... Research and Markets ( ) has ... of High Viscosity Drugs" report to their ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 2015 ... "Global Brain Monitoring Devices Market 2015-2019" ... ) has announced the addition ... Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... ) has announced the addition of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... 26, 2015 , ... Inevitably when people think Thanksgiving, they also think Holiday ... the Black Friday and Cyber Monday massage chair sales to receive the ... and low to find the best massage chair deals, they can see all of ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... November 26, 2015 , ... PRMA Plastic Surgery is updating their record ... performed their 6,000th free flap breast reconstruction surgery! , “What an accomplishment for the ... to rebuild lives and it’s an honor to have served all of these women.” ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... than those found on mammography, according to a study published online in the ... not seen on mammography may necessitate a change in treatment. , Breast MRI ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... factory direct sauna parts and accessories. , Sauna accessories help improve the bather ... style and personality. From basic styles for the purist looking for simplicity in ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... According to an article ... more and more widely heralded as a breakthrough for performing hernia repairs. The article ... traditional laparoscopic surgery is that it can greatly reduce the pain that a patient ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):