by Jasmine Batchelor
March 18, 2020
President and Chief Executive Officer,
Martin VanTrieste is a former chief quality officer at Amgen who was recently named one of Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare and the #2 leader on The Medicine Maker’s Power List of Industry Influencers. He brings over 35 years in the industry, with comprehensive experience in biopharmaceutical manufacturing, quality systems and related government regulations in the US and around the world.
In 2019, Civica Rx’s first full year in operation, Martin led the Civica team as it grew its membership to include 45+ health systems, representing 1,200 hospitals across the US, and delivered its first essential medications to market to address drug shortages. Today, 18 Civica medications are in production, with many more to come, thanks to collaboration with health system pharmacy leaders who help prioritize the medications, and supplier partners. Civica will build its own manufacturing capability over time.