Our history

FIFARMA is the Latin American Federation of Pharmaceutical Industry, a regional organization created in 1962 which represents 13 Research and Development Pharmaceutical Companies and 9 local Trade Associations across the Latin American region.

FIFARMA members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare products, and provide state of the art healthcare solutions through a variety of products and services aimed to improve and save patients’ lives across the globe, placing patient safety as one of our main objectives.

In this effort to improve global health, FIFARMA works closely with intergovernmental bodies, nongovernmental organizations, Latin American health authorities and civil society organizations among others.

Mission

To engage in the development of policies that foster the access to high quality pharmaceutical innovations that prolong, preserve and improve life for patients in Latin America.

Vision

To be the regional voice of the innovative pharmaceutical industry, supporting the development of a sustainable and patient centric healthcare system in Latin America.

Team

LUIS VILLALBA, MD, MSc

Director General

JUAN CARLOS TRUJILLO DE HART

International Policy and Operations Director

MARÍA VICTORIA RODRÍGUEZ

Administrative Assistant

MARÍA ALEJANDRA DE GUZMÁN ARDILA

Communications Manager