Marco Liguori

Marco Liguori

Chief Commercial Officer for Laboratoires CTRS
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Marco is an international Pharma/Biotech business leader, with a passion for social change initiatives.


Marco has also developed businesses, including start-ups for established organizations such as Amgen, Orphan Europe and Laboratoires CTRS. Marco combines business, scientific and commercialization expertise. Business experience encompasses: people leadership, global P&L responsibility, start-ups development, commercial excellence, and in and out licensing. He aspires to continue engaging in leadership roles for pharma/biotech startup businesses, developing and implementing European strategy and operations.

Marco is a member of the Ashoka Support Network since 2013. Ashoka, established in 1980, is a pioneer in social entrepreneurship and is now the leading global organisation of social entrepreneurs (more than 3500 men and women with system-changing solutions for the world’s most urgent social problems). Within Ashoka, Marco coaches and advises several social entrepreneurs.

He is in the Board and has invested in several social enterprises in India, US and France and has volunteered to support social business development for Tomorrow’s Foundation, one of the leading NGO’s in West Bengal, India. Upon retirement, Marco will focus solely on social and humanitarian topics, specially on women and children development.

Marco was born in Milano, Italy in 1966 and holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Bocconi University, Milan, Italy and an MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.