Operations Lead, R&D Strategic and Professional Affairs, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Daaron Dohler serves as operations lead of R&D Strategic & Professional Affairs for Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, an affiliate of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company. In this role, Mr. Dohler is responsible for leading strategic projects to streamline R&D operations and coordinating external relationships with key partners and stakeholders.
Some of Mr. Dohler’s previous responsibilities during his 10 years at Takeda have included President and General Manager for Takeda Canada where he led the start-up of a new commercial affiliate and the launch of three commercial products. He has also held leadership roles in Takeda’s Global Business Development and Global Alliance Management organizations where he worked to identify and evaluate new partnering opportunities and oversee Takeda’s portfolio of alliance relationships with biotech and pharmaceutical partners.
Prior to joining Takeda, Mr. Dohler worked at Abbott Laboratories for 10 years where he held progressive leadership positions within R&D, manufacturing operations, commercial development and marketing.
Mr. Dohler holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from Northwestern’s Kellogg School of Management.