Stamatellos, BS Ch.E, MBA
Director, Global Supply
Senior Operations and Supply Chain Management Executive with 30+ years in Life Sciences with established relationships in the academic, private and public sectors. Primary work history includes, increasingly responsible domestic and international roles (primarily with Merck and Co., Inc. and Novartis Pharma AG) throughout the value chain in chemical, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing, pharmaceutical operations management, warehousing and distribution, logistics, customer relationship management, trade channel management and sales & operations planning. In depth understanding of product lifecycle and portfolio management, quality assurance, sales and marketing support, finance, tax, and regulatory affairs. Global leadership role in the creation of an operations and supply chain organization in support of the start-up and commercialization of a first of its kind living skin tissue equivalent with a 5 day shelf life. Previous public sector role of Executive Assistant to the US Postmaster General, providing advice and guidance in the areas of business and project planning and future roles of the USPS in the age of electronic mail. Ongoing academic role in partnership with the US Department of Homeland Security with regard to the responsiveness of the US healthcare supply chain in times of challenge by natural disaster or terrorist threat. Senior advisor role with start-up consultancy focused on assessing organization maturity levels and effectiveness as is relates to value creation, readiness for change and outside in market focus. Long term participant in the Council for Excellence in Government, successor non-profit organization to the President’s Commission on Executive Exchange. Role in Emisphere Technologies, effectively taps historic roles in novel pharmaceutical industry start-up projects where there is a need to establish business processes, required resources, adequate organizational structure, long term supplier relationships and unwavering customer focus. These capabilities extend to effectively managed contract services including CMO’s and 3PL’s.