Kathy Wengel
Guest Speaker

Kathy Wengel

Executive Vice President & Chief Global Supply Chain Officer
Kathy Wengel is Executive Vice President & Chief Global Supply Chain Officer for Johnson & Johnson, and a member of the Company’s Executive Committee. She has significant healthcare, operations and global business expertise – with more than three decades of experience in leadership positions with Johnson & Johnson. In her current role, Kathy is responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of the global Supply Chain for Johnson & Johnson, as well as its Quality & Compliance, Procurement, Environmental Health & Safety, Sustainability and Engineering & Property Services functions. A strong developer of globally diverse teams, Kathy leads an organization across three business segments: Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Consumer Health.

Externally from Johnson & Johnson, Kathy serves as a member of the Board of Directors at LabCorp, a leading global life sciences company dedicated to using science to improve health and improve lives. She also serves as Chair of the Board of GS1 Global, a nonprofit that develops and maintains global supply chain standards. She is a member of both the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of the National Association of Manufacturers in the U.S., and a member of the Board of Directors for the Manufacturing Institute. Kathy serves in several advisory capacities, including as member of the Executive Advisory Board for the Gartner Supply Chain practice, member of the Reagan Institute Task Force for National Security and U.S. Manufacturing Base Competitiveness and member of the Board of Advisors at AWESOME, a nonprofit working on the advancement of women in senior supply chain roles.
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Monday, 11 July, 2022 / 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM BST
Keynote Presentation: Johnson & Johnson: Changing the Trajectory of Health for Humanity

For more than a century, Johnson & Johnson has put the needs and well-being of people first – driven by its Credo and in service of patients, customers, employees, communities, and its broader set of stakeholders. CEO Joaquin Duato will share how J&J, the world’s largest healthcare company, harnesses its agility and scale for good across a broad ecosystem of partners in its aspiration to change the trajectory of health for humanity. Following Joaquin’s keynote, Kathy Wengel, EVP & Global CSCO, will join Joaquin for a fireside chat on supply chain’s critical role in driving J&J’s ambitious agenda for change.

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