Paul Arata

HR & Administration

Paul joined Sofinnova in 2016 as VP of Human Resources & Administration. He brings with him over 20 years of expertise in Biotech, Bio-pharma, Financial, and Technology industries. Paul is responsible for all of Sofinnova’s Human Resources and Administration.

Prior to Sofinnova, Paul was the Chief Human Resources & Administration Officer of ZS Pharma (ZSPH), a Sofinnova investment. In December 2015 AstraZeneca acquired ZS Pharma. Prior to joining ZS Pharma, he was the Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Administration at InterMune (ITMN), a Sofinnova investment. In October 2014 Roche acquired InterMune. Paul has held human resource and administrative positions at Celera (acquired by Quest Diagnostics), Applera Corporation (acquired by Life Technologies), Charles Schwab, SBC Communications, and Pacific Telesis Group.

Paul holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from St. Mary’s College.

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