Radu Achihai is a management professional with 15+ years' experience in developing, selling and delivering best-in-class services to customers on 4 continents as part of multidisciplinary, international teams, both in corporate and start-up environments. Radu is also a Global Executive MBA candidate at BI Norwegian Business School’s joint program with the Haas School of Business at the University of California - Berkeley, NTU Singapore and IE Madrid.
Radu has delivered outstanding service quality at all levels of the client organizations from operations to senior executives. Radu has led the operational and business expansion into Europe, the Middle East and Australasia for an innovative R&D enterprise since 2014, with responsibilities including strategy development, regulatory compliance, technical sales and operational execution in 15+ countries on 4 continents. He has interfaced closely with the R&D team capturing requirements, assessing business impact and monitoring implementation through all project stages from design to manufacturing, and has co-authored papers on technology penetration of new markets. Through his international assignments Radu became involved in the awareness campaign on malaria inside one of the largest corporations in the world, and became aware of the dichotomy between the technology-driven aspects of infectious disease research and the consensus gap in global medical policy and implementation, and became determined to make a difference by utilizing his regulatory and strategy experience in the frontlines of data-driven decision-making and cross-border collaboration.
Young ViVI member since 2020