Axia Value Chain Appoints John Christina Managing Director of Life Sciences Practice
ATLANTA, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Axia Value Chain, a market leader in business transformation consulting, has appointed John Christina as Managing Director of their Life Sciences and Health Care Practice Group. In his new role, Mr. Christina will lead efforts with global clients in the Health Care and Life Science industry and be responsible for business development, consulting services, practice development, and service offerings concentrating on alignment of organizational operations with business strategies, supply chain management, and optimization of the value chain.
“We invest seriously to bring cutting-edge innovation for the management practices of the life sciences value chain due to complexity of this critical component of the global healthcare ecosystem,” said Rodrigo Cambiaghi, President and COO of Axia Value Chain, NA. “Our vast experience and powerful value proposition for the sector has promoted significant and sustainable results for our clients worldwide and now John will lead our efforts to further develop our sector footprint in North America.”
Prior to joining Axia Value Chain, Mr. Christina was the account partner for a large health care client while at UST Global. A longtime Life Sciences and Health Care industry leader, Mr. Christina was also heavily involved in setting strategies for and managing relationships on behalf of the Life Sciences practice group at Deloitte Consulting.
About Axia Value Chain
Based in Atlanta, GA and Sao Paolo, Brazil, Axia Value Chain is a business transformation consultancy that applies innovative methodologies in aligning a given company’s operations to their respective business strategies. In doing so, Axia leverages value chain concepts and patented methodologies in producing rapid results and creating sustainable value that serves as a competitive advantage for its customers.
Axia Value Chain currently employs over 200 people worldwide across such sectors as Aviation & Aerospace, Life Sciences & Health Care, Retail, and Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG). Representative clients include Brasil Foods, Electrolux, Goodyear, Gerdau, Novartis, Proctor & Gamble and Renault.
SOURCE Axia Value Chain