Raphael has more than 10 years of experience in Pharmacovigilance, beginning his career at Sanofi, where he acted in roles of increasing responsibility within local PV organization, responsibilities included oversight of case management, PSUR management to comply with Brazilian regulation and RMP management. He served as Deputy for PV Head in Sanofi Brazil, Genzyme, Sanofi Pasteur (vaccines) and Medley (generics)
Raphael also worked for Johnson & Johnson for 2 years as associate manager, with responsibility for 18 countries within Latin America in processes like PSURs management to comply with LatAm requirements, PV Agreements management, oversight of expedited reporting to Health Authority and of contracts with vendors and business partners related to Pharmacovigilance. The activities are related to drugs, devices and cosmetics.
Since January 2018 Raphael is working at Merck & Co (MSD) as Associate director and back-up of PV Country Lead in Brazil.