Thomas Appio was named Executive Vice President/President, International in 2016. Mr. Appio joined Valeant from Bausch + Lomb in 2013, and under his leadership Valeant has experienced accelerated growth in revenue and profitability in the region, particularly in China. During his four years with Bausch + Lomb, Mr. Appio served as Vice President, North Asia/Japan and as Managing Director, Greater China. Previous to joining Bausch + Lomb, Mr. Appio served 23 years with Schering-Plough in a wide range of leadership and operations responsibilities. Mr. Appio has spent nearly 18 years working in the Asia Pacific region.