Tracey Ramsay is Head of the General Medicines & Established Products (GEM) Business Unit for North America. In this position, she leads the General Medicine franchise (renal and biosurgery) and Established Products Winthrop & Legacy Brands franchise (generics and legacy products). She also has oversight for the Canadian GEM business. Tracey is a member of the US Country Council and the Global General Medicines Mature Markets Leadership Team.
As a healthcare executive, Tracey has extensive experience in general management, commercial operations and business development across the healthcare continuum including consumer health, pharmaceutical and biotech industries with experience working in Europe, Canada and the US. Tracey joined Sanofi Canada in 2014 as Vice President, Head of the Consumer Business, with expanding responsibilities to include the Sanofi Canada Hospital and Specialty businesses. More recently, Tracey has transitioned from the role of General Manager, GEM Canada, to her current position as Head of NA GEM.
Prior to Sanofi, Tracey has a track record of success setting a strategic vision for growth and engaging organizations to generate customer value through operational excellence through leadership roles at start-up organizations such as Optimer Pharmaceuticals (Merck) and Afexa Life Science (Valeant Consumer Health), as well as, through a progressive career at Johnson & Johnson, including roles as Managing Director of Ortho Biotech Canada and European Director, Oncology, Ortho Biotech Europe responsible for new product and business development based in the UK.
Tracey holds an MBA from Dalhousie University in Halifax and an Honors Bachelor’s of Science from Queen’s University in Kingston.