Avir’s team of passionate professionals has substantial experience in the commercialization of healthcare products within Canada. With deep competencies and knowledge in regulatory, product registration, market access, marketing and sales – Avir is well positioned to bring innovative pharmaceutical products to Canada.

Olivier St-Denis



Olivier has been the President of Laboratorie Riva and AVIR Pharma since 2013. With over 18 years of leadership experience in pharmaceutical production and administration, customer service and sales he successfully leads the overall strategic direction and operations of the AVIR Team.

Kaled Kadri


VP Business Development

Kaled is an experienced pharmaceutical executive who has negotiated over 49 in licensing agreements and has successfully launched numerous new pharmaceutical products in Canada. Kaled’s combination of operations and business development experience allows him to leverage his expertise and well position AVIR Pharma in the Canadian healthcare environment.

Vanessa Fortin


Associate Business Development

Vanessa graduated university with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She previously worked in a pharmacy as a technician. Her background allows her to have a good understanding of current treatments, guidelines and needs in the market as well as assess current opportunities. Working in a pharmacy, dispensing medication, she can differentiate the bestsellers from the other products.