Anca Vlad

Fildas-Catena Group, 1st Generation


Anca Vlad is a 1st generation business owner, founding her Pharmaceutical business, Fildas-Catena Group, in 1991.

The Fildas-Catena Group covers all the regions of Romania with 15 warehouses and 850 pharmacies. Fildas Trading was nominated, in 2018, as the leader of the pharma distribution market in the Elite Companies Gala organized by Capital magazine. Fildas-Catena Group, which is in continuous development, has reached the 1st place in the Pharmaceutical Wholesale and Retail Market, according to Ziarul Financiar.

Prior to this, Vlad worked as Head of Export Department for SC SILVAROM SA and then as a Country Manager for Smithkline Beecham Pharmaceuticals.

In 2019, Vlad was recognised as “The Most Powerful Business Woman” in Romania by Capital Gala, “The Most Influential Business Personality” in Romania by Forbes Gala and won 1st place in the Top 50 Women in Economics, awarded by The National Confederation for Women Entrepreneur (CONAF), within the “Women in Economy” Gala.