London: Bain & Company, the global strategy consulting firm, has named London-based Partner Dr. Christian Mazzi to head its growing Healthcare Practice in the United Kingdom.
Dr. Mazzi joined Bain's Boston office in 2005 and brings more than eight years of consulting experience primarily in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, and over four years of clinical experience, to his new position. He is an advisor to top management on strategy and transformation, with a particular focus on corporate and business unit growth, R&D, generic drugs, innovation, product launches, pre-clinical and clinical pipeline valuations, new technology assessment and valuation, and specialty drug markets. Additionally, he has extensive experience helping companies to understand and assess market opportunities in response to unfolding National Health Service (NHS) reforms in the U.K.
"Christian's business acumen combined with his medical training makes him exceptionally qualified for this leadership role within our Healthcare Practice," said Paul Rogers, managing partner of the firm's London office.
"Healthcare companies in the United Kingdom are under pressure to continue to grow in today's recovering economy while learning how to adjust their strategies and mine opportunities in response to healthcare reforms. We're confident in Christian's abilities to help our clients overcome these challenges while mentoring our people and growing Bain London's Healthcare Practice."
Prior to joining Bain, Dr. Mazzi was an associate at Novartis International AG. He graduated with an MBA from INSEAD and earned an M.D. from the University of Sydney. He also received B.S. and B.S.B.A. degrees from Boston University.