Hans Duijf was appointed Vice President of Novo Nordisk in Russia and Belarus since September 1, 2017.
Mr. Duijf is a Dutch national, born in June 1974. He moved to Moscow with his family, wife and two daughters, from Colombia, where he held the position of General Manager of the Novo Nordisk affiliate since 2015.
Mr. Duijf has nearly 20 years of experience in the affiliates and regional headquarters of Novo Nordisk in established and developing markets in Europe, South-East Asia and Latin America. Under his leadership diverse teams of different cultures consistently succeeded in improving performance and introducing innovative approaches. Mr. Duijf began his career in sales and marketing in the UK, and later participated in the product launching in the markets of different countries. He has extensive management experience in positions such as Marketing Director, Business Development Director, General Manager, Vice President.
Hans Duijf has received education in international marketing and strategic management and holds a Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree in Business Administration from Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University in the Netherlands.
President, Chairman of the Management Board, Member of the Supervisory Council, Member of the Strategy and Corporate Governance Committee, VTB Bank