Senior Manager, Payer Engagement
With over 16 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and healthcare space at organizations such as Roche, AstraZeneca and Medavie Blue Cross; Robert is Senior Manager, Payer Engagement. Robert has expertise in developing reimbursement strategies, tactics, and market solutions with demonstrated success in broadening public and private market access to innovative medicines via collaboration with key industry leaders. As a former private drug plan reviewer and pharmaceutical sales professional, Robert has expert insight from the mechanics of pharmacy benefit management systems to therapeutic area expertise through to the broader policy and political issues of the day. His breadth of experience and understanding of key stakeholder perspectives allows him to integrate all the various success factors and strategically align for optimal drug reimbursement. Robert is a registered pharmacist and graduated from the University of Toronto.