Mazen Bachir Bio

Mazen Bachir

Regional Director, Gulf, Levant & Emerging Markets 
Established Pharmaceuticals Division 
Abbott Laboratories 

Mazen joined Abbott as General Manager for Gulf & Emerging Markets region in May 2020, Mazen has recently ascended to the role of Regional Director for the Middle East “commencing his tenure in January 2024. With a proven track record of leadership and strategic vision, Mazen brings a wealth of experience to his new position. 

In addition to his regional responsibilities, Mazen was elected to be the PHRMAG’s Chairman, The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers Association Gulf, where he has demonstrated exceptional stewardship in fostering collaboration and driving industry-wide initiatives forward. 

Furthermore, Mazen serves as a distinguished member of the UAE Board of Trustees, representing PHRMAG. In this capacity, he leverages his deep understanding of the pharmaceutical landscape to advocate for policies that promote innovation, accessibility, and sustainability within the sector. 

Before Abbott, Mazen held several positions of increasing responsibilities with Boehringer Ingelheim. 

Throughout his career, Mazen has exemplified a commitment to excellence, strategic thinking, and collaborative leadership, making him a respected figure within both his organization and the broader industry landscape. 

Mazen earned his bachelor’s degree in clinical pharmacy from Lebanese University in year 2000.