President of Novartis Group Russia, Regional Director of Novartis for Eastern and Central Europe and the CIS
Vadim Vlasov has been Country President of Novartis Group Russia since September 2010. In this role he is accountable for the local business operations management, interaction with external stakeholders, coordination of Novartis divisions and business units in Russia, the company reputation maintenance and development. In addition to that, as of 2018 Vadim has become Regional Director of CEE and CIS region, responsible for country management governance in Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Israel, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Latvia/Baltics and CIS countries.
Prior to joining Novartis in 2003-2010 Mr. Vlasov occupied the position of Head of EADS/Airbus in Russia.
Previously, Mr. Vlasov served as Head of Siemens Medical Solutions and Country Manager of Acuson Corporation in Russia and CIS.
Mr. Vlasov has a Degree of Mechanical Engineer (with honours) from Moscow Aviation Institute and completed Advanced Development Program at London and Harvard Business Schools.