Hichem Messaoudi

Angestellt, Chief Information Officer (CIO), MSpharma

Zug, Switzerland

About me

Experienced Digital & IT Transformation leader with a successful track record in the pharmaceutical industry and early exposure within a big 4 consulting company. Professional with Private Equity (PE) & Initial Public Offering (IPO) experience and strong knowledge of IT & Digital Operating models, Merger & acquisition integrations, Setup of Project management offices and Digital Transformation roadmaps. Excellent understanding of commercial, manufacturing and supply chain processes. Proactive and hands-on executive with a master’s degree in Information technology and certifications in all main IT management domains. Multilingual globetrotter (English, Dutch, French). As MS Pharma's CIO and member of the executive committee, Hichem heads the Digital & IT Departments. Key Objectives are to restructure the IT organization, set up digital commercial/manufacturing platforms, strengthen IT competences, fortify cyber security capabilities and implement a Cloud Transformation Programme.


IT Strategy
Digital transformation
IT Governance
Budget Management


Professional experience for Hichem Messaoudi

  • Current 3 years and 1 month, since Mar 2020

    Chief Information Officer (CIO)


  • 4 years and 2 months, Jan 2016 - Feb 2020

    Regional Head of IT

    Merck Sharp & Dohme

  • 2 years and 4 months, Sep 2013 - Dec 2015

    Chief Information Officer (CIO) EMEA



  • English


  • French

    First language

  • Dutch

    First language


Job offers
Remote jobs
Full-time roles
Freelance projects

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