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Vita Cassese

Adjunct Professor; Global Vice President, Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals

Vita Cassese is a member of Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals' senior leadership team.

Cassese joined Pfizer in manufacturing systems in 1978. Over the course of her 25-year career at Pfizer, Cassese’s responsibilities have expanded with the extraordinary growth in the business. She has been involved with a number of groundbreaking initiatives, including the deployment of electronic territory management systems within the pharmaceuticals field force, the implementation of electronic submissions to the FDA, and innovative use of the internet for communication with both physicians and consumers. Cassese’s team is now responsible for the information technology that supports the business capabilities of more than 55,000 Pfizer colleagues worldwide.


  • M.B.A., New York University
  • B.A., College of Mount Saint Vincent