Global Director, Pharma Application Development & Innovation
Amina earned a Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from school of Pharmacy, University de la Mediterranean France. She has over 15 years of Healthcare industry experience and have worked for several pharmaceutical and chemical companies. Amina offers an array of skills in customer-centric cultures, logical problem solving, and cross-functional collaboration, team leadership, strengthening competitive position, business development and talent acquisition.
She joined The Dow Chemical Company in Switzerland in 2011 as a Pharma application specialist to support the business growth in EMEA, and then she moved into leadership role within R&D organization. Since April 2018, Amina is leading the DuPont Pharma Solutions application development & innovation team, and one of her main responsibilities is to build, develop and lead high performing global team for high impact on business growth and value creation in the market, and to use her external network and strategic thinking to closely connect to the innovation needs of the healthcare industry.
For several years, Amina has been an engaged thought leader and business advocate. She is an executive board member of the International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council in Europe, a lecturer at Zurich Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Chairs the DuPont N&H global Diversity Equity & Inclusion steering committee, and co-chairs the Global Dupont Women Network.
She also engages in the community high schoolers on Diversity & Inclusion that is a key asset for a business growth.