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Augusto Penjasoff

Chief Digital Innovation - Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals


Augusto is an innovative and accomplished Business and IT Leader within Life Sciences and Consulting. He has extensive experience providing strong leadership, vision, and strategic insights to business organizations -- with a dedication to achieving organizational goals partnering IT with internal clients and external customers.

Augusto is currently leading Digital Innovation at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals, responsible for establishing and implementing a strategy of delivering new levels of technology innovation and business transformation through technology to the enterprise, with the goal to place Patients at the center of everything Mallinckrodt does.

Previously, Augusto served as the Global IT Leader for Innovation and Digital for AstraZeneca, where he partnered with business units to enable business transformation as well as implemented a global digital platform -- from vision and strategy to business realization -- driving innovative connections between AZ, Patients, Healthcare providers, Specialty Pharma's and Payers.   He spearheaded innovation programs and brought local markets innovation from pilot to global scale

Augusto has also held regional and global IT leadership positions at Merck and Schering-Plough. He played a leadership role at S-P in the expansion of the Asia-Pac and Latin America markets through the implementation of innovative technologies and a thought-leadership program transforming the culture of the respective regional IT organizations from order-taker groups to business strategic partners to the C-Level.

In addition, Augusto worked many years leading consulting practices on the East Coast.  He was born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he earned a Business Information System degree Summa Cum Laude.

Augusto’s motto is to drive business growth and transformation through Disruption, Technology, Innovation, and Information.