C. Zarate Gabarrot – General Manager, Valeant Mexico, CAC & Andean
At Valeant each region has a unique mix of prescription brands, branded generics and OTC products. The general manager for Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and the Andean region discusses the company’s objectives for Spanish speaking Latin America and how it plans to leverage the recently acquired Bausch+Lomb business to drive growth in the region.
You were appointed general manager for Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and the Andean block in September 2014. What challenges were you faced with upon your appointment?