Dr. Frank Scholz is executive vice president and chief operations and digital innovation officer at Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals. His responsibilities include global branded manufacturing operations, quality and supply chain functions; the company’s contract manufacturing subsidiary; information technology and digital innovation; procurement; commercial alliance management; enterprise analytics; and strategic program management for the company. Dr. Scholz is a member of Mallinckrodt’s executive committee.
Dr. Scholz has more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries.
Prior to joining Mallinckrodt, Dr. Scholz was a partner with McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. Dr. Scholz was a leader in McKinsey’s global pharmaceutical and operations practices. Prior to joining McKinsey, Dr. Scholz was a research assistant at the Institute for Management and Accounting at the University of Hannover in Germany.
Dr. Scholz holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Hannover, Germany; an MBA from Georgetown University; and a doctorate in economics and business management from Bielefeld University in Germany.