Haro Hartounian - Biotechnology and pharmaceutical executive

President/CEO/Board of Directors at Vyteris



Work category

Pharmaceutical and Science



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Haro Hartounian is a biotechnology and pharmaceutical executive with more than two decades of success in positions at start-up biotechnology firms, large pharmaceutical companies, and medical device companies. Hartounian boasts an impressive record of meeting goals by positioning capital, people, intellectual property, and systems to ensure successful long-term growth.

From 2008 to 2011, Haro Hartounian held the position of President and CEO of Vyteris, Inc., where he oversaw a reorganization and infrastructure redesign, increasing the company’s performance and profitability. Hartounian was responsible for all aspects of research and development, operations, business development, strategic partnering, product development and commercialization, and investor relations. He also served as a member of the Board of Directors. Hartounian’s efforts revitalized Vyteris, bolstering the firm’s reputation as a key player in the transdermal drug delivery market.

Haro Hartounian's Education and Qualifications


PhD/Doctorate - Chemical Engineering

University of Delaware


Masters/PostGrad - Chemical Engineering


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