Leadership Team

Sascha Mielcarek

Sascha Mielcarek Sascha Mielcarek,
Chief Executive Officer /
Head of Business Unit North America

Sascha Mielcarek is Chief Executive Officer of Grünenthal USA, Inc. and Head of Business Unit North America. He is responsible for the oversight, management and strategic development of Grünenthal USA, Inc.  He also oversees all current and future commercial activities in the US and Canada while developing, building and maintaining world class US and Canada commercial capabilities to support the various business objectives of Grünenthal in those geographies.

Mr. Mielcarek joined Grünenthal in 2001 as a trainee. Throughout his career at Grünenthal, he has held many sales, marketing and general management positions both at Headquarters and Latin America. Most recently, Mr. Mielcarek was  responsible for the strategic project management of Zalviso as Head of Specialist Pain Business & Zalviso Champion. Prior to that, he worked at Headquarters in Business Development & Licensing before joining the Strategic Business Unit Europe and Australia as Head of Portfolio Development.

Mr. Mielcarek received his degree in International Business from the University of Cologne, Germany.