EFPIA Director General
Richard Bergström has been the Director General of the European Federation of
Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA) since April 2011.
served for nine years as the Director-General of LIF, the Swedish Association of the
Pharmaceutical Industry, following positions in Switzerland in regulatory affairs at the
pharmaceutical companies Roche and Novartis.
Mr Bergström has also been appointed
by the Swedish Government to the Board of the Karolinska Institute.
He is a pharmacist
by training, receiving his MScPharm degree from the University of Uppsala, Sweden in