Claude Maraoui

Claude Maraoui

President & Chief Executive Officer

Claude has more than 30 years of experience in commercializing some of the most successful dermatology products in the world. He served as Vice President of Dermatology Sales at Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation and has held various leadership positions in marketing and sales for therapeutic and aesthetic dermatology. He has executed more than 50 product launches during his career. In 2012, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. acquired Medicis for approximately $2.6B. Claude received his B.S. in Business and Marketing from Rutgers University.

Ernie De Paolantonio

Ernie De Paolantonio

Chief Financial Officer

Ernie has more than 40 years of financial and business experience in the pharmaceutical industry, serving as CFO for the last 13 years in both public and privately held healthcare companies. From 2013 to 2019, Ernie served as the CFO, Treasurer and Secretary for BioDelivery Sciences, a public, specialty pharmaceutical company. Ernie began his career with GlaxoSmithKline, where he spent 17 years in financial roles of increasing responsibility including U.S. Pharmaceuticals, where he was Group Controller responsible for sales of $3.5B. Ernie received his BA Degree from Lycoming College, his MBA in Finance at Saint Joseph’s University, and is a licensed CPA.

Robert Nevin

Robert Nevin

Chief Commercial Officer

Robert has more than 24 years of experience in pharmaceutical, lab and medical management, and oversees all sales, trade and managed care functions at Journey. He came to Journey from The Dermatology Alliance, where he served as Managing Partner for one of the nation’s largest independent physician associations in the specialty of dermatology. Robert received his B.S. in Business Administration and Finance from Seton Hall University.

Ramsey Alloush

Ramsey Alloush

General Counsel

Ramsey has more than 12 years of experience advising pharmaceutical and healthcare companies. Prior to joining Journey, he led a legal and advisory firm in Washington, D.C. focusing on corporate, commercial, regulatory, governance, securities matters and transactions. Before private practice, he was with Medicis where he worked on the commercial team in the aesthetics division. He also served as a legal fellow at the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission focusing on enforcement and compliance matters. Ramsey received his LL.M. degrees in Taxation and Securities & Financial Regulation from Georgetown University Law Center and his J.D. from the Shepard Broad Law Center.

Andrew Zwible

Andrew Zwible

Vice President, Operations

Andrew has more than 10 years of experience in dermatology pharmaceuticals, working for Medicis and Valeant as a forecasting and analytics expert. At Medicis, he assisted with the $455MM acquisition of Graceway Pharmaceuticals LLC and the sell-side $2.6B acquisition of Medicis. He has previous experience in investment banking and financial analysis. Andrew received his B.S. in Biomedical/Medical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University, his M.S. in Health Care Administration/Management from Arizona State University and his M.B.A. in Finance from Arizona State University.

Ernest Galvan

Ernest Galvan

Vice President, Marketing & Strategic Planning

Ernest has more than 26 years of experience in the dermatology pharmaceutical industry. With more than 23 years in brand management and development, he has translated concepts into powerful marketing and brand solutions for a variety of dermatologic lines. Prior to Journey, his experience includes Bristol Myers Squibb, Medicis, Ranbaxy and Sun Dermatology. Ernest received his B.B.A. in Marketing from Stephen F. Austin State University and his M.B.A. in Marketing from La Salle University.

Marisol Graichen

Marisol Graichen

National Sales Director, Topical Division

Marisol has over 19 years of achieving business objectives and 14 years in business leadership. Her experience spans across various markets, including therapeutic, aesthetic, medical device and cosmeceutical. Prior to joining Journey, Marisol served in a leadership role for five years at PharmaDerm, a subsidiary of Sandoz/Novartis. Marisol established her dermatology career in 2001 at Medicis, where she served the company in increasing leadership roles for 14 years. Marisol holds a B.A. in Communications from St. Mary’s University, and received her M.B.A. in Business Management from Our Lady of the Lake University. Marisol is fluent in Spanish.

Jessica Yeaman

Jessica Yeaman

National Sales Director, Acne Division

Jessica has more than 17 years of experience in dermatology pharmaceuticals. She has been recognized for her consistent sales accomplishments during that time. Jessica has held leadership roles in sales training, marketing, and management. Prior to Journey, her experience includes Medicis, Valeant, PuraCap and Prugen Pharmaceuticals. Jessica received her B.A. in Communications from Palm Beach Atlantic University.