Scott Rizzo, MBA, MMM Executive Vice President and General Manager
Scott Rizzo brings more than 25 years of leadership experience and operational excellence to Recro Gainesville as the site’s executive vice president and general manager. Rizzo joined Recro in 2015 and has been instrumental in developing a client-focused culture at the Georgia-based CDMO. With full profit and loss (P&L) responsibility of the CDMO business, Rizzo drives strategic initiatives to yield continued business growth while prioritizing employee development and community relations through engagements with the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce and Georgia Bio.
Prior to joining Recro Gainesville, Rizzo held various leadership positions in both large and small pharmaceutical businesses and consulting organizations, including Roche Pharmaceuticals, Barrier Therapeutics, J. Knipper, DuPont, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Rizzo is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, where he earned both his master’s of business administration and master’s of manufacturing management degrees. He is currently a board member of Georgia Bio and formerly a member of the Rutgers University Graduate Center for Supply Chain Management and the alumni advisory board for Pennsylvania State University.