Jean-Paul Clozel - Chief Executive Officer (since 1999), FOUNDER
Other Group functions: Member of the Board of Actelion Ltd, Chairman of the Board of Actelion Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Date of birth: 3 April 1955
Nationality: Swiss and French
Education: Medical degree in France; further training in pharmacology and physiology at the University of Montreal, Canada, and the University of California, San Francisco, US.
Professional background: Practicing cardiologist, 1980–1985. Head of Drug Discovery Group in the Cardiovascular Department of F. Hoffmann-La Roche, 1985–1997. Founder and CEO of Actelion.