Tosh Butt

Area Vice President, Latin America & Brazil, AstraZeneca

Tausif 'Tosh' Butt is the area vice president for Latin America and Brazil for AstraZeneca (AZ). He has over 25 years of marketing, sales, and commercial brand experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, holding roles of increasing responsibility at several leading biopharmaceutical companies. Currently, Tosh leads the Latin America and Brazil team as the area vice president and is a member of AZ’s International (ex-North America and Europe) Region Leadership Team. Prior to this, he was vice president of US Respiratory and Infectious Diseases, and led all US marketing, sales, and market access strategies for the US Respiratory and Infectious Disease therapeutic area and was a member of the US Leadership Team at AZ. Tosh joined AZ as vice president of Sales and led all U.S. Primary Care and Respiratory Specialty Care teams. Before joining AZ, he spent 14 years at GlaxoSmithKline, in both the United States and global roles. Tosh also served as regional vice president of Sales for New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and global product director of Urology. Previously, he spent six years at Sanofi in both the United States and France, in brand marketing roles. Tosh has a Bachelor of Science in pharmacy from the University of Brighton, England and earned his MBA from Imperial College, University of London. He is a UK qualified pharmacist.