Kåre Schultz

Director and President and Chief Executive Officer

With his leadership positions in various healthcare corporations, including his experience as a chairman and a director of several international corporations and his service as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Teva, Mr. Schultz provides unique global perspective on the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.

From 2015 to October 31, 2017, Mr. Schultz served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of H. Lundbeck A/S. When he joined the company in 2015, H. Lundbeck A/S was facing the loss of critical patents.

Prior to joining Lundbeck, Mr. Schultz worked for nearly three decades at Novo Nordisk, where he served in a number of leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer, Vice President in Product Supply and Director of Product Planning and Customer Services in the Diabetes Care Division. At Novo Nordisk, Mr. Schultz played a major role in modernizing the company’s large scale biologic production and leading the company’s expansion into the US and Chinese markets.

In addition to his time at Novo Nordisk, Mr. Schultz has held positions at McKinsey and Anderson Consulting. In these roles, he developed a unique global perspective on the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, expanded his deep financial acumen, demonstrated a commitment to strong compliance principles and enforcement and oversaw business operations and teams across Europe and North America and the Middle East. 

Mr. Schultz serves as a member of the board of directors of International Flavors and Fragrances Inc. since February 2021. Mr. Schultz served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Royal Unibrew A/S, and also served as a member of the Board of Directors of LEGO A/S, and Bitten og Mads Clausens Fond, the holding vehicle for Danfoss A/S. He holds a master’s degree in Economics from the University of Copenhagen.

Richard Daniell

Executive Vice President, European Commercial

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Dr. Sven Dethlefs

Executive Vice President, Global Marketing & Portfolio and International Markets Commercial

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Eric Drapé

Executive Vice President, Global Operations

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Dr. Hafrun Fridriksdottir

Executive Vice President, Global R&D

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Eli Kalif

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

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Brendan O'Grady

Executive Vice President, North America Commercial

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Mark Sabag

Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer and Global Communications & Brand

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David M. Stark

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer

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Nir Baron

Senior Vice President, Chief Internal Auditor

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Lori Queisser

Sr. Vice President & Global Compliance Officer

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