We are a communication agency with a technological DNA: we have been supporting the Pharma, Medtech and Life Science industry since 1974, offering tactical and strategic solutions for their marketing and communication activities addressed to hcp and patients. We combine transversal competences and advanced technologies to create valuable experiences.
We support the growth and evolution process of Science and Technology by providing innovative services to Companies, Scientific Societies, Associations and Institutions that want to offer their products or promote their initiatives. We strive to always provide the highest standard of quality and personalization combined with an distinctive efficient and responsive approach.
Since 2010 Paolo has held the role of CEO of GDS. After completing his studies in Economics and Marketing, and after gaining experience in consulting companies abroad, Paolo returned to Italy and joined GDS Communication. In a few years he took over the complete direction of the company, giving his personal push towards internationalization and expansion of services. Inclined to innovation and change, he is always looking for new ways to improve his business, with the ultimate goal of achieving excellence. Attentive to the well-being of people, whether they are customers, partners, employees or collaborators, he invests heavily in supporting their personal and professional growth, recognizing hard work, demonstrating trust, delegating responsibility, and providing an environment where they feel at home. Committed to the idea of sustainable business development, it is close to the issues of economic, social and ecological sustainability.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Alice’s journey at GDS began over 8 years ago. After dealing with both Marketing and Project Management, she now has a unique, client-centric perspective that she brings to our internal processes.
She is responsible for the key clients’ portfolio and for devising and implementing initiatives to promote the company vision and culture. She supervises the full internal team and operations to ensure the full control of the business. She inspires and deals internally to deliver great work that meets client expectations.
Graduated in Medicine and Surgery, Alessandro subsequently Specialized in Hematology with Honors. In the Medical-University field he has participated at the creation of various Scientific Publications as well as having collaborated within Clinical Studies, with direct experience also in R&D in the Pharmaceutical Business field. He has participated at hundreds of training activities, including National and International Conferences, Masters, Educational Activities, Internships and Courses. Passionate about what he learns, he had the opportunity to participate as Teacher and Public Speaker in Scientific and Training Meetings. His experience allows him to combine scientific understanding with commercial insights, covering a wide range of therapy areas. At GDS Communication Alessandro acts as strategic counsel, to ensure that our work carries a noble scientific value.
KEY ACCOUNT MANAGER
Planning, organizing, and maintaining successful events has been Rossella’s honour for 17 years. Those events could be big medical conferences, conventions, small seminars, trade shows, parties or gala dinners: what they have in common is the professional approach they require, based on two main pillars, cross-team collaboration and a plan B always available, while dealing with things that are often out of your control. After several years of Project Management, in GDS Rossella is focusing on the full relationship with the customer, in order to develop long-term and strategic partnership, based not only on a deep understanding of the business, but of the human aspects involved as well.
HEAD OF GRAPHIC DESIGN
Laura has racked up over 7 years of hands-on experience as a graphic designer. Now, after 4 years with GDS, she is responsible for leading the graphical team. Working across our projects, she has a deep understanding of our client’s values and how they translate into both digital and print. She uses what she learned to give razor-sharp attention to detail to ensure consistency and accuracy in all graphical output.
After years working in different television broadcasters, Michele entered, almost 30 years ago in GDS. He applied his audio-visual production experiences to the technical management of events and congresses. He has grown along with the Company and promoted and driven the many technological transitions that went through the years. Today he is the coordinator of the team dedicated to video post-production and technical management of events.
HEAD OF DIGITAL
Senior web developer with more than 10 years of experience in web development. He has developed various web projects in various fields, management, application, information and congress. Prone to continuous professional growth, he has project management and team management skills. Digital and the web are part of its DNA. In GDS as Head of Digital he is responsible for the coordination and management of the development team, cultivating talents and skills to raise the bar of quality and professionalism more and more.
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