Regional General Manager at Bausch Health
Iakovos Michalitsis is a Senior Executive with track record and years of success in operational & financial positions, delivering demanding growth objectives within diverse, conflicting & rapidly changing multinational environments.
His academic background consists of his Bachelor’s degree in Economics with Distinction, from Athens University of Economics and Business and a Master in Science in Investment Management with Distinction, from CASS Business School, City University, London.
Iakovos Michalitsis has been very successful in crafting relationships across levels and key internal & external stake holders, identifying & seizing control of critical problem areas and delivering on results and commitments. He is business & people focused and performance driven. He led and motivated diverse teams across EMEA & co managed P&Ls, exceeding $ 450 million revenue.
Since 2006, his employment history includes several very important positions in BAUSCH Health Companies Inc (www.bauschhealth.com), such as PharmaSwiss Hellas SA (subsidiary of BAUSCH Health) CFO Greece, Regional Finance Head Central & S.E. Europe, Middle East, North Africa and Regional Finance Director CEMEA (Turkey, Middle East, Africa, CEE, Baltics, Balkans, Adriatic, Greece). Earlier (2002–2006,) he had worked for the Bank of Cyprus Ltd., Athens, Greece Headquarters, as an Assistant Risk Manager and a Credit Officer.
He studied at the CASS Business School, City University, London holding MSc in Investment Management, Distinction. He graduated from Athens University of Economics and Business, BSc in Economics, Distinction. He speaks English, Excellent (Proficiency) & German, Very Good (ZERTIFIKAT).