Bio Details

Dr. Aaron Schwartz

Dr. Aaron Schwartz served in a number of positions at Teva from 1975 through 2011. After serving 7 years as the head of the pharmaceutical division of Teva in Israel, Dr. Schwartz created the Copaxone division of Teva in 1992 and led it for 9 years. His most recent position was Vice President, Head of Teva Innovative Ventures - TIV, which he held from 2008 to 2011.
Dr. Schwartz is currently chairman of the board for several life science companies. Dr. Schwartz received a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the Weizmann Institute, an M.Sc. in organic chemistry from the Technion and a B.Sc. in chemistry and physics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He recently received a second Ph.D. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in the history and philosophy of science.