Video: Chris Viehbacher Interviewed At BioPharm America
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Since his departure from Sanofi, Christopher Viehbacher has taken on a significant role in venture capital. At the BioPharm America 2015 conference in Boston, Massachusetts, he spoke about his company's business model and goals, as well as the trend of pharma execs moving into smaller companies.
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