Dr. Isao Teshirogi

Job Title President & CEO
Country Japan
Current Employer Shionogi & Co., LTD

Isao Teshirogi, Ph.D.

After graduating from the University of Tokyo, Pharmaceutical Sciences in 1982, he joined Shionogi & Co., Ltd. After serving in the US for seven years (1987-91, 94-97), he held the posts of manager of the Corporate Secretariat and the Corporate Planning Dept. He was appointed as Executive Corporate Officer, Head of Pharmaceutical R&D Division in 2004, and as Senior Executive Officer in 2006, supervising 4 divisions, including Research, Development, Manufacturing and Human Health Care. He has been a member of the Board since 2002, and was appointed as President and CEO in April 2008. Currently he also serves as President of the Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association of Japan, Vice President of the Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Association, Council Member of the Global Health Innovative Technology (GHIT) Fund, Vice President of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations, and Vice Chairman of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Dr. Teshirogi holds a Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Tokyo.


塩野義製薬株式会社 代表取締役社長

 1982年、東京大学・薬学部卒業後、塩野義製薬株式会社入社。7年間の米国勤務(ニューヨーク1987-1991、ノースカロライナ1994-1997)を経て、秘書室長、経営企画部長等を歴任。20026月取締役就任。2004年常務執行役員、医薬研究開発本部長就任後、専務執行役員、4本部(研究・開発・製造・営業)管掌を経て、20084月より代表取締役社長。20107月より大阪商工会議所・副会頭。日本製薬工業協会・会長(2011-2014)、同会・副会長(2014-)を歴任。20136月よりグローバルヘルス技術振興基金(GHIT Fund)評議委員。20166月に国際製薬団体連合会(IFPMA)・副会長、20185月に日本製薬団体連合会・会長に就任。2000年、東京大学において薬学博士取得。