Karl Appelmann


Head Marketing & Sales MiP Pharma Group

Karl Appelmann studied management at the university in Saarbrucken, Germany. After earning an MBA, he started his pharma career in the sales force at Kanoldt/Boots. He then gained domestic and international experience in management positions as Managing Director/Country Manager in marketing and sales with companies such as Klinge Pharma, Nycomed and Arzneimittelwerk Dresden. Most recently, he was responsible for the Middle East, Nordic and Eastern European regions for Jazz Pharmaceuticals.

2021  –  present    Head of Sales & Marketing, MiP Pharma Group
2011  –  2020   Business Director/ Country Manager JAZZ Pharmaceuticals
2008  –  2011   CEO Virologik GmbH
2006  –  2008   Head of Marketing & Sales, AWD Pharma (Pliva)
1998  –  2005   Managing Director/ Head of Business NYCOMED Pharma
1992  –  1998   Product Manager at Klinge Pharma (Fujisava, Japan)
1991  –  1992   Project Manager at Lichtwer Pharma
1988  –  1991   Junior Product Manager/ Sales Representative at BOOTS Pharmaceuticals