Director, EVP, Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
Takuko Sawada is Senior Executive Officer, Executive General Manager, Global Development for Shionogi & Co., Ltd.
Takuko Sawada graduated from the Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, and joined Shionogi & Co., Ltd. After engagement in the new drug development for several years, she was appointed as Project Manager for IL-2 in April 1995, Head of Oncology and Pain in April 1999, Strategic Development Dept. in April 2002. She assumed the position of Corporate Officer, Executive General Manager of Pharmaceutical Development Division in April 2007.