Mr. Joseph Jimenez is Chief Executive Officer at Novartis AG and President at European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries & Assns.
He is on the Board of Directors at General Motors Co. Mr. Jimenez was previously employed as Chairman-Elect by Pharmaceutical Research & Manufacturers of America, an Independent Director by Colgate-Palmolive Co., Chairman by Speedel Holding AG, General Director by Novartis Pharma Schweiz AG, Chief Executive Officer by Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., Non-Executive Director by AstraZeneca Plc, President & Chief Executive Officer by Heinz Europe Ltd., Executive Vice President by H.J. Heinz Co., President & Chief Executive Officer by Heinz North America Consumer Products, President- & Senior Vice President by ConAgra Foods, Inc., Chief Executive Officer by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp., and Chairman by Speedel Pharma AG.
He also served on the board at Blue Nile, Inc., Pinnacle Foods Finance LLC and Pinnacle Foods Group LLC.
He received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.