Mary Ann Sarao
Mary Ann Sarao joined Bayer as Director, Global Competitive Intelligence. In this role, Mary Ann will be building out and leading the global competitive intelligence function for Bayer Consumer Care.
Mary Ann has vast experience in the pharmaceutical strategic and competitive intelligence arena, having held positions of increasing responsibility at Pfizer, Merck, J&J, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Royal DSM. Most recently, Mary Ann led Global Regulatory Intelligence for R&D at Pfizer and Competitive Intelligence for Pfizer Nutrition. Her areas of regional and global support have included consumer products, prescription products, manufacturing, finance, legal, R&D and regulatory.
An innovative and versatile market-intelligence professional, Mary Ann holds a Master's degree in information research from Rutgers University and a Bachelor's degree in nursing from Seton Hall University. She also holds an advanced intelligence certification; CIP-II. She is a member of the Intelligence Leadership Forum (ILF) and a current Board member of SCIP - Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals. She was awarded SCIP's "Most Innovative Thought Leader Award."