Dr. Christi Shaw is US Country Head, President of Novartis Corporation and President of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation where she has oversight responsibility for 27,000 associates over six divisions. She leads the US General Medicines business and Novartis Corporation operations, including US site management, Public Affairs and Government Relations, as well as the overall management of US corporate reputation and social responsibility. Ms Shaw maintains an unwavering commitment to address the evolving needs of patients in collaboration with health care professionals, advocacy groups, payers and policy makers.
Joining Novartis in July 2010 as Head of North America Oncology, Ms Shaw oversaw all operations including medical, commercial and staff functions for the US. and Canada.