Mr. Amorrortu is the Chief Operating Officer of Solid Biosciences, responsible for building and supporting the infrastructure to enable execution of Solid’s programs.
Prior to joining Solid Biosciences, Mr. Amorrortu spent more than a decade as a management consultant advising biopharmaceutical companies on a variety of strategic challenges, including overseeing large scale organizational transformations as well as designing strategies for assets and portfolios moving from early stages of development to commercial launch. His career as a strategist started at the Monitor Group, and then after a few years working for Inventiv Health (Campbell Alliance), he moved to IMS Health.
In addition, Mr. Amorrortu brings to Solid Biosciences, hands-on experience managing operations. He held leadership positions in Bunge Group and Cargill subsidiaries, where he was responsible for running manufacturing facilities as well as complex engineering projects.
Mr. Amorrortu received his MBA with a major in Finance from The Wharton School and graduated from the Instituto Tecnologico de Buenos Aires, Argentina with an MS in Industrial Engineering. An avid traveler, he has lived and worked in Argentina, Paraguay, Spain, Switzerland and the United States.