André Hoffmann brings a diverse experience in healthcare and large-cap international business to the Board of Directors at Inovalon. In addition to his role on the Inovalon board, Mr. Hoffmann holds the title Vice Chairman of the board of Roche Holding Ltd., one of the world's largest diversified healthcare companies focused on medical diagnostics and treatments.
Previously, Mr. Hoffmann served as Vice Chairman of Givaudan SA, the world's leading flavor & fragrance company. Mr. Hoffmann studied economics at the University of St. Gallen and holds a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD. In 1983, he became head of administration of the Station Biologique de la Tour du Valat in France. In 1985, Mr. Hoffmann joined James Capel in London as an associate at the Continental Desk, and later became Manager for European Mergers and Acquisitions. In 1991, he joined Nestlé UK, London. In 1994, Mr. Hoffmann established Massellaz SA, a multi-family office focused on private asset management and strategic investments.
Mr. Hoffmann also serves on a number of private and public company boards such as Genentech Inc., Amazentis SA, and SYSTEMIQ Ltd. In addition to these aforementioned directorships, Mr. Hoffmann serves on the board of the following charities: Foundation Dubois Ferriere-Dinu Lipatti, Fondation ProValat, INSEAD and Paul Sacher Stiftung. André Hoffmann's main philanthropic interest is in the field of nature conservation. To support his efforts in this field, he chairs the Fondation MAVA and the Fondation Tour du Valat. He is also Vice-President of WWF International.