Headhunter calls outgoing Leo Pharma CEO a "flop"

It was a mistake to hire Catherine Mazzacco as CEO of Leo Pharma, says a headhunter focused on the pharmaceutical industry, who predicts that the board will look internationally to find her replacement.

Catherine Mazzacco, being interviewed in 2019 | Photo: Liselotte Sabroe/Ritzau Scanpix

After two years as CEO of Leo Pharma, Catherine Mazzacco is stepping down with immediate effect.

According to Henrik Braband, CEO at Albright Partners, one of the largest life-science recruitment firms in the Nordics, this suggests that hiring her was a mistake.

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