AstraZeneca announces leadership appointments in Americas

AstraZeneca announced today the appointment of Rich Fante as Regional Vice President, Americas, and Marion McCourt as Chief Operating Officer of the company’s U.S. business.

Already responsible for leading the company’s commercial operations in North America, Fante will now also lead Central America and South America in his new role while retaining his responsibilities as President of the U.S. business.

McCourt – currently the President and CEO, AstraZeneca Canada – will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the U.S. business in the company’s largest market and heading the U.S. Leadership Team.

The full press release can be found here.