Kazumi Fujikawa, Seed Planning, Inc.
Kazumi Fujikawa, Corporate Officer, Seed Planning, Inc.
Kazumi is well known in the “insight professional circle” for her distinguished experience that includes global, regional and local roles for various multinational corporation: Takeda, Pfizer, IMS, Sanofi-Aventis and has covered a range of responsibilities in her career that includes Product Commercialization Strategy, Market Research and Analytics to Logistics.
She holds BA of English Literature, Notre Dame Seishin University, Japan and holds MBA, Marketing from Leicester University, UK. She is certified, leadership and organizational development from New York University and is certified, MBTI instructor.
She is the Executive Member of Pharma Delegates after serving as a chairperson.
Susumu Misumori, Shionogi
Susumu Misumori, Vice President, Sales Planning Department, Shionogi
Nobuo Murakami, Daiichi Sankyo
Nobuo Murakami, Senior Director, Daiichi Sankyo
Noriko Nishi, Shionogi & Co.
Noriko Nishi, Vice President and Head of Global New Product Planning, Global Development, Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
Ajai Sulekh, Biogen
Ajai Sulekh, Managing Director, Biogen
Ajai Sulekh serves as Managing Director at Biogen Japan. He is responsible for overseeing the entire operations of the Japanese affiliate, including two business units, Multiple Sclerosis & Spinal Muscular Atrophy, and the management of functions essential to commercial operations including marketing, salesforce productivity such as data analytics, sales training, and sales incentive administration. In addition, he leads Biogen Japan’s new product planning, wholesaler management and partnership management function.
Prior to joining Biogen, he held roles of increasing responsibility in sales, product & brand management, marketing and then strategic planning and business development for a variety of pharmaceutical companies, including Eli Lilly, Abbott, MSD and most recently, Merck & Co. He draws broad perspectives in commercial area by not only spending time at the affiliates but also working at Global Head Office. Ajai also has strategy consulting experience with Accenture. He holds a Master of Science degree from Tokyo University in Japan and MBA from IMD Lausanne in Switzerland.