All GBT Pharma global operations are overseen from our Swiss headquarters located in the city of Fribourg. Our in-house strategic and project management expertise ensures a seamless delivery across our worldwide network.
Dr. Gian Trepp
GBT Pharma Founder
Gian launched GBT Pharma in June 2010 bringing with him over 20 year’s experience in building and managing international markets for healthcare brands.
With a proven track record in the consumer healthcare industry, Gian’s practical experience ensures he is well versed in managing and securing access to new markets in addition to driving product development.
Gian’s previous roles have included a decade of senior positions for Vifor Pharma Ltd, a subsidiary of Swiss healthcare group Galenica.
As head of the company’s oral iron franchise, Gian successfully oversaw launches of leading products into Western Europe and North America.
Gian also headed up the company’s Consumer Healthcare International Division with responsibility for all international markets.
- Gian managed successful international market development for consumer healthcare brands including Similasan eye care, Parsenn Products and Axiomedic
- Leading Vifor Pharma’s therapeutic oral iron division, Gian oversaw the launch of Maltofer in over 80 countries achieving local sales of more than 200 million Swiss francs and 11% market share
- As head of Vifor Pharma Consumer International, Gian had full P&L responsibility for all international markets and 65 employees. During his tenure, sales increased from 2.8 million Swiss Frances to over 45 million
Education & Professional Qualifications
Gian holds a Ph.D in Biochemistry from The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ) and an MBA in general management from St Thomas University, USA.
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