Investor in the Life Science Sector
Marek Orłowski was a Co-Founder of Nepentes SA, a manufacturer and supplier of pharmaceutical products. In his time with the company, he served as as its Sales, Marketing and R&D Vice President. At the time of the company’s establishment in 1991, he held the position of Marketing Director. In 1995, he took the position of Vice-President of the newly founded Nepentes Sp. z.o.o. (Ltd. Company) and ran the company until it went public and was sold to Sanofi-Aventis for about €106M in 2010. In August 2007, he became Vice-President of the Management Board of Nepentes S.A. and since September 2010, was a member of the Management Board. He was responsible for marketing, sales, portfolio creation, strategic development and R&D. He negotiated distribution contracts and coordinated product launches in the markets of Eastern Europe; from Russia, through Poland, to Romania. Today he is a board member and investor in various life-science projects in Poland, Canada and Israel.