Michael C. Ratigan - Vice President of Commercial DevelopmentMichael C. Ratigan has been appointed the Vice President of Commercial Development of Unilife. He brings with him more than 17 years of experience in the life sciences industry as a business development professional managing product sales and marketing, customer acquisitions and business planning for two Fortune 500 companies and two European biotechnology companies. Most recently, Mr. Ratigan was the Director of Self Administration of Injectable Systems (SAIS) at BD, where he headed up several North American commercial development programs. Prior to joining BD, Mr. Ratigan was Group Product Manager at Stryker Orthopaedics, where he was responsible for charting product development, and marketing and sales support of multiple product lines as well as the launch of two new products. In addition, he was a founding member and held business development and marketing positions at two German biotechnology companies, Ganymed Pharmaceuticals AG and Mermaid Pharmaceuticals GmbH. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Boston College.
Mr. Ratigan said: "Unilife is uniquely poised to address the unmet needs of the largest and fastest-growing sectors of the pharmaceutical and life sciences market. The Unifill syringe in particular represents a paradigm shift in the pharmaceutical market for prefilled syringe technology. Leading Unilife's commercial efforts and engaging with a multitude of pharmaceutical companies on a daily basis, it is very rewarding
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