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Vasella, Jimenez share the limelight

There's nothing like a surprise CEO announcement to get the media excited. Novartis CEO Daniel Vasella's (photo) confession that he'd be handing off his CEO responsibilities to pharma head Joe

Novartis chief steps aside for Jimenez

Look out, drugmakers: Another executive who spent his formative years outside the industry will take over at a Big Pharma near you. And much to the chagrin of the press, he's replacing one of the

Jimenez aims to free up Novartis cash

Business gurus often suggest that healthcare import some of the MBA-type approaches--such as "best practices"--that are common in other industries. So is it any surprise that a particular benchmark

Vasella shaking up Novartis ops

Quick, name the top three challenges Big Pharma faces. Generics? Pricing pressure? Tough regulatory environment? If they're not the top three, they're at least significant enough for Daniel

Novartis taps new U.S. pharma chief

The musical chairs game in Novartis' top management ranks is continuing as new pharma chief Joe Jimenez revamps the ranks. The Swiss drugmaker has appointed Ludwig Hantson to top its U.S.