Bourne Partners Extends European Presence
1/24/2006 7:30:00 PM
Charlotte, North Carolina (September 7, 2004) – Bourne Partners announced today that Dr. Giancarlo Mennella, M.D., has been named Managing Director – International. Prior to joining Bourne Partners Dr. Mennella was the Director of Business Development at Shire Pharmaceuticals, the third largest UK pharmaceuticals group. During his tenure at Shire, Dr. Mennella was also in charge of Euro-Asian business development and led business development efforts in Japan. Prior to joining Shire, Dr. Mennella was Head of Business Development for Sigma-Tau.
Banks Bourne, Managing Director of Bourne Partners stated, “On behalf of the firm, we are pleased to have Giancarlo joining the team. His experience in cross border transactions and international commercialization adds significant depth to our advisory capabilities outside the United States.”