Rafael Lander


Partner, Life Sciences Supply Chain & Operations Consulting

Rafael Lander is Partner, Life Sciences Supply Chain & Operations Consulting at PwC. He has more than 15 years of management-consulting and industry experience within the pharmaceutical, medical-device, and consumer-product industries with deep expertise in operations strategy, supply-chain management, manufacturing optimizations, strategic sourcing, and organizational restructuring. He has extensive experience in private-equity and corporate merger and acquisition environments, including operational due diligence, negotiations and sign-to-close support, post-close integration and value capture.

Prior to his current role, he was a manager for PRTM Management Consultants (2007–2012), which was acquired by PwC in 2011. From 2002 to 2005, he held various positions at Johnson & Johnson in strategic operations, supply chain, manufacturing, and commercial operations related to breakthrough drug/device combination products.

He holds a bachelor of science in industrial engineering from the University of Miami and a master of business administration (MBA) from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.