Steve Sabus

General Manager, Astellas Pharma Canada

Steve Sabus is the general manager of Astellas Pharma Canada (APCA). In his role, he leads business operations in the country, which has been recognized for the past three consecutive years as one of the best companies to work for in Canada by the Great Place To Work Institute.

Sabus, who joined Astellas in 2007, has over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He most recently served as vice president, Primary Care, Specialty, Hospital and Transplant sales at Astellas US, where he led the successful launches of Myrbetriq® (mirabegron) and CRESEMBA® (isavuconazonium sulfate), while exceeding revenue and operating income targets.

Prior to Astellas, he had a successful career at Johnson & Johnson, where he held various leadership positions for more than 16 years, including regional sales director. Sabus holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Iowa with a specialty in marketing and sales management.