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Sergi Trilla, MD, MBA

Sergi Trilla
Chief Executive Officer, Trifermed CBDO
Professor of Entrepreneurship in Healthcare, Ramon Llull University
Barcelona, Spain
Dr. Sergi Trilla completed his undergraduate training at the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona in 1994, trained as OBGYN in Birmingham, UK, and obtained an MBA from Universtiat de Barcelona in 1997. He has spent a number of years holding senior positions in the pharmaceutical industry, including roles in medical marketing at Sanofi, and the position of International Marketing Director at Ferrer, which was founded in 2002 as the first Contract Business Development Organization (CBDO) to specialize in health sciences, and which today has presence in both Europe and America.
Dr. Trilla, whose speciality is business development in the health sciences, has extensive board experience in healthcare entrepreneurship, business model design and validation, business development project management and deal-making, having been involved in the signing of 130 deals over the last 15 years, both in human health and animal health. Dr. Trilla participates as a speaker at international conferences, and provides mentorship for a variety of programs in the public and private sectors and within scientific universities. Dr. Trilla is Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Healthcare course at ESADE Business School in Barcelona, ranked as of the top six business schools in Europe.