Alessandra Abate is a member of the Healthcare and Corporate Officers Sectors. Leveraging her extensive strategic and operational experience in pharma product commercialization, she advises multinational clients on leadership and succession assignments at the executive level in general management as well as senior functional positions, including HR, medical affairs and market access. Alessandra has been working globally for the past decade, living across several European countries. She is currently based in Amsterdam.
Prior to joining Russell Reynolds Associates, Alessandra spent 15 years in the pharmaceutical industry, where she served at MSD, Amgen and Boehringer Ingelheim in country, regional and global roles. She built a reputation as a change leader, successfully driving business model transformation initiatives in product commercialization.
Alessandra received her degree in foreign languages and literature, with honors, from the Università di Roma La Sapienza, and her M.B.A., with honors, from the Università LUISS Guido Carli.
Healthcare, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals, Digital Health, Marketing Officers, Human Resources Officers, Executive Search, Assessment