Marco Cartolari, the founder and former CEO of Scharper SpA until its recent acquisition. Under his leadership, Scharper pioneered the development of nutraceuticals and highly scientific “medical food” type products: natural substances to which Scharper applied new technologies to produce innovative, safe and effective products which were promoted/detailed to physicians by Scharper’s sales force. After the success of Scharper, he has gone on to found Advalis Technologies Srl. Advalis is a bio-pharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel medical foods and nutraceutical products. He holds an M.B.A from Columbia University, and a B.A. in Business Administration from Bocconi University.

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