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Paul Samaha

Paul is the Regional Consultant of Latin America and Caribbean desk. Prior to joining STEM-Pharma, Paul gained extensive international experience in marketing, sales, and communications in both the healthcare and environmental health sectors. He previously worked in the Healthcare & Science division of Thomson Reuters. As an analyst at their Chicago office, Paul helped Fortune 500 companies manage their employee healthcare finances and maximize the quality of care of their provider networks. Some of his clients included Chrysler, Boeing, Caterpillar, and Zurich Insurance Group.

Brazil’s business environment is notoriously cumbersome. The manufacturing sector in particular suffers from high tax rates, poor infrastructure and increasing foreign competition. However, a more in-depth look at this sector reveals several opportunities, particularly for pharma manufacturing. And although new entrants to the market can be...Full Article »