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Speaker

Osamu Nagayama

PRESIDENT; SENIOR ADVISOR AND HONORARY CHAIRMAN, JAPAN BIOINDUSTRY ASSOCIATION; CHUGAI PHARMA
Osamu Nagayama is Senior Advisor and Honorary Chairman of Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. He also serves as President of the Japan Bioindustry Association.

Previously, Mr. Nagayama served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chugai. In 2002, he led Chugai in the establishment of a strategic alliance with Roche and managed Chugai as a Roche Group member. In 2006-2018, he served as a member of Roche Enlarged Corporate Executive Committee.

Mr. Nagayama started his professional career in The Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan in 1971 upon graduation from Keio University’s Faculty of Business and Commerce. He served as President of The Japan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association in 1998-2004 and as Vice President of the Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Associations of JAPAN in 2000-2004. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Toshiba Corporation, and previously served as Chairman of the Board of Sony Corporation in 2013-2019.
Speaking In
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM (EDT)
Wednesday, June 16

As Japan pursues its bioeconomy strategy, there are a variety of key policy considerations that…