|As Vice Chairman of the Johnson & Johnson Executive Committee, Joaquin Duato is responsible for the Company’s Pharmaceuticals and Consumer sectors, as well as Supply Chain, Information Technology, Global Services and Health & Wellness. He is a respected industry leader and the immediate past Chairman of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA).
Joaquin played an instrumental role in leading the turnaround of the Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceuticals sector. As a member of the Company for more than 30 years, Joaquin was named Company Group Chairman of the Americas in 2009 and Executive Vice President and Worldwide Chairman, Pharmaceuticals in 2011. During that time, the sector grew into what is today the fourth-largest innovative pharmaceutical company globally.
As a dual citizen of Spain and the United States with experience on multiple continents, Joaquin brings a unique international perspective. His commitment to diversity was recognized by the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association when he was named 2017 Honorable Mentor. Joaquin holds an undergraduate degree in economics and business, a Master of Business Administration degree from ESADE Business School in Barcelona, Spain, and a Master of International Management degree from Thunderbird in Phoenix, Arizona. He currently serves as a UNICEF USA Board Member and Tsinghua University School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Advisory Board Member.