• Ciba-Geigy general attorney
• Chief administrative officer of Schering-Plough
• Served on Biogen board
After receiving his law degree from Columbia, Hugh D’Andrade began his career in corporate law as a an attorney for the Ciba-Geigy Corporation in 1968. In 1981 he left Ciba-Geigy for a position at Schering-Plough, where he eventually held the position of chief administrative officer from 1996 to 2000. During his time at Schering-Plough he worked with companies such as Biogen and Cetus in their development of various products and licensing deals.