Mr. Hansen is an accomplished commercial executive with over 20 years success launching new products, creating new markets and both repositioning and revitalizing pharmaceutical and diagnostic products. Mr. Hansen joins Aviir after serving most recently as the Vice President of Commercial Operations for bioTheranostics, Inc. where he significantly grew their novel diagnostic product into undeveloped markets. Before bioTheranostics, Mr. Hansen had held several senior management positions, most recently as Executive Director, National Sales for Prometheus Laboratories where, under his leadership, they exceeded forecasted sales growth of more than 20% each year. Mr. Hansen began his career at Proctor & Gamble and Novartis Nutrition. He holds a BS in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin and has attended many leadership courses.
Robin Toft, President and CEO of Sanford Rose Associates® – San Diego said: “We are extremely proud to have placed Mr. Hansen into his new role as Chief Commercial Officer for Aviir Inc. We believe he will make an outstanding contribution to the developing company’s vision and strategic direction and congratulate him on his Chief Commercial Officer appointment. We look forward to the continued success of both Mr. Hansen and our client, Aviir.”
Aviir, Inc. (www.aviir.com)
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