Egham, UK – Essential Pharma, an international specialty pharma company focused on maintaining access to well-established, “at risk” products essential to patients across multiple therapeutic areas, announces the appointment of Georgina Mason as Human Resources Manager.
Georgina has over 20 years of Senior Human Resource experience building dynamic, high performing teams across the Life Sciences and Financial sectors. With extensive expertise from Senior Management roles, she joins Essential Pharma from Bausch + Lomb where she worked for close to a decade with increasing responsibility in a dynamic and growing organisation.
Her most recent role included overseeing organisational development following the 2013 acquisition by Bausch Health. Prior to her role as HR Manager, Georgina worked as Senior Human Resources and Recruitment Business Partner where she supervised the full employee lifecycles for nearly 200 staff members.
Commenting on the appointment Ingvild Liborg, Deputy CEO, said: “We are very pleased to have Georgina lead our HR team, bringing considerable experience to support the next phase of Essential Pharma’s growth. With the increasing size and complexity of our organisation, her broad wealth of HR and sector knowledge will be important as our business model continues to evolve, and we seek to attract and retain key industry talent.”
Georgina Mason added: “I am delighted to join Essential Pharma at such an exciting and promising time for the company where it is clear to me that there is a significant focus on developing an engaging and compelling company culture including all aspects of ESG, while delivering accessible and fair outcomes for patients. I look forward to working with the team in continuing to develop innovative strategies that best reflect company values”.
Before joining Bausch + Long, Georgina worked at Bloomberg LP as an HR Business Partner, managing employee relations and resource planning aligned to business development and corporate responsibility. She holds a BA Honours in Sociology and Psychology from Leicester University.