Bachelor in economic, Davidson College. Graduate advanced management program, Harvard Business School.
Various marketing positions Procter & Gamble. With over the counter division McNeil Consumer and Specialty Pharmaceutical Johnson & Johnson Corporation, marketing director J&J/Merck over-the-counter franchise worldwide England. Manager director Johnson & Johnson MSD (Merck), England, 1995.
Vice president, marketing and professional sales McNeil Consumer and Specialty Pharmaceutical Johnson & Johnson Corporation, 1997. President Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals. Sector vice president global specialty operations Pharmacia & Upjohn, 1999—2003.