Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd
Donato Spota, Italian and German citizen, has served as Chief Financial Officer since November 2013. Mr. Spota has held various positions at Basilea since joining the company in 2002, including Global Head of Finance & Services and Head of Global Controlling. Prior to joining Basilea, Mr. Spota held positions in financial planning and controlling at F. Hoffmann-La Roche, Basel, in the area of Pharma Global Informatics. Mr. Spota has a degree in Information Technology from the Swiss BBT (Bundesamt für Berufsbildung und Technologie) and holds a master degree in business administration from the University of Applied Sciences Nürtingen (Germany).