Dr. Ferd Massari: Biotech and Pharma Consultant
About Ferd Massari
With over 20 years of expertise in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries, Ferdinand Massari, MD, stands out as a respected and knowledgeable professional, known for his leadership and business competency. Currently, Dr. Ferd Massari acts as a consultant who provides hands-on marketing insight in various arenas. He also works in pharmacovigilance and medical affairs, as well as on Phase 4 studies for therapeutic uses.
Prior to working as a consultant, Dr. Ferd Massari served as global head and VP for clinical and medical affairs at Shire HGT. Responsible for restructuring development and creating new processing for improved efficiency, Dr. Massari led a successful team in new market launches and worldwide initiatives. He also created new governance for clinical research, and developed enhanced protocols to treat an “orphan disease” recognized in the United States. He has held key positions at companies such as Merck, Upjohn (Pharmacia) and Pfizer. Early in his career, he was a Staff Fellow at the National Institute of Allergy and Immunology, part of the National Institutes of Health.