Ms. Witz brings more than two decades of global healthcare management experience to the Board. She most recently served as executive vice president, global diabetes and cardiovascular at Sanofi. During her tenure with the company, she launched multiple medicines across three continents and strengthened the pipeline through licensing and partnerships.
Prior to joining Sanofi, Ms. Witz served more than 17 years at GE Healthcare which included her final role as president and chief executive officer of its medical diagnostics business, a $2 billion integrated pharmaceutical organization that encompassed research and development through commercial.
Ms. Witz received her Master of Business Administration in Economics and Marketing from INSEAD and her Master of Science in Biochemistry from INSA Lyon. She currently serves on the board of directors for Horizon Pharma Plc, Regulus Therapeutics, Inc., Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, and Savencia SA.