Managing Director, Janssen Greece, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, President, PhRMA Innovation Forum & Chairman, AMCHAM Pharma Committee
Makis Papataxiarchis has a 17-year career at Johnson & Johnson. Since joining the company in 2000, he has held several senior roles in the Pharmaceutical sector such as Business Unit Director and Marketing & Sales Director.
In 2010 he moved to Romania as Janssen and Johnson & Johnson Managing Director. During his tenure in Romania was President of the local Association of Pharmaceutical Companies (ARPIM).
In 2013 he moved to the USA where he appointed as National Director, Systems of Care, at Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. By the end of 2015, Mr. Papataxiarchis returns to his homeland as CEO of Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson for Greece, Cyprus and Malta. He is also President of PhRMA Innovation Forum (PIF) and Chairman of AMCHAM’s Pharma Committee.
He holds a Pharmacy degree, Master and PhD in Pharmaceuticals and Economics as well as an MBA in Marketing Management.