Dr Tsutomu Une
Ex-President – Daiichi Sankyo
Dr Tsutomu Une-san is a Graduate of Hokkaido University School of Veterinary Medicine and holds a Ph.D. in Microbiology. In June 2016, Dr Une joined GCA Corporation as Senior Corporate Advisor after his departure from Daiichi Sankyo. Dr Une is also serving as an External Board Member and Corporate Advisor for various highly regarded pharmaceutical companies. Earlier he served as President of Sanofi Pasteur-Daiichi Sankyo Vaccines Co. Ltd. He has been Advisor of Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. since June 2013 and GCA Savvian Corp. since July 2015.
Dr Une served as the Principal Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Managing Director of Daiichi Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. Dr Une served as Senior Managing Executive Officer of Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. and was responsible for corporate strategy. He was also the Senior Executive Officer of Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited at Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. and later became its Chairman.