Franco Atassi


Franco Atassi, M.Sc., MBA, MSIB, has more than 20 years of experience in the life science, research and development laboratory, critical environment, and pharmaceutical /biotechnology industries. 

Mr. Atassi's career with Siemens Industry, Inc.'s Building Technologies Division began in 1994, to champion the development of the research and development laboratory market in the Mid-Atlantic area.  Mr. Atassi is now the Director, Business Head—Life Science Solutions Business at Siemens Industry, Infrastructure and Cities Sector, Building Technologies Division, at the North American Headquarters in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.

Mr. Atassi has a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering and a Masters of Science degree in engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.  Mr. Atassi also has a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Pennsylvania State University and a Masters of Science in International Business (MSIB) degree from Roosevelt University in Chicago.

Mr. Atassi is an active participant in the life science industry. He is a frequent guest speaker and lecturer in the United States and abroad.