Women's Economic Development Council
 

November Leadership Training Meeting

  • 18 Nov 2010
  • 11:30 AM - 12:59 PM
  • Trinity United Methodist Church

Registration

  • Guest can register for events per member invitation only.

November WEDC Luncheon

Expanding Your Capacity and Other Lessons of Leadership”

Carrie Cox

Carrie Cox, CEO and Board Member Humacyte (biomedical engineering firm that is a pioneer in the field of regenerative medicine.)

 


Ms. Cox most recently served as Executive Vice President and President, Global Pharmaceuticals, at Schering-Plough Corporation, from 2003 until its merger with Merck & Co., Inc., in November 2009. In that role, she was responsible for the company's global prescription pharmaceutical business, which generated approximately $16 billion in annual sales, with a five year CAGR of 22%. Prior to that, she held a similar role as President, Global Prescription Business at Pharmacia Corporation. Previously, Cox served as SVP of Global Business Management at Pharmacia & Upjohn (the predecessor company to Pharmacia), and as VP of Women's Healthcare at Wyeth-Ayerst. Cox spent her early career at Sandoz pharmaceuticals (now Novartis) in a variety of commercial roles of increasing responsibility.

Cox currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Texas Instruments, Cardinal Health and Celgene. Cox has been named six times to FORTUNE Magazine's list of the "50 Most Powerful Women in Business." Her work has been featured in the Harvard Business Review and in the New York Times bestseller, The Profit Zone. She received her B.S. from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, and worked for several years in retail and hospital


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