Erin Byrne was most recently the Head of the U.S. Corporate Sustainability & Social Impact function at Novo Nordisk, Inc. In that role she led the corporate giving, sustainability, and employee engagement strategies to support the advancement of the company’s Purpose and Sustainability aspirations. Being with the company for more than 15 years she held various roles across the enterprise including sales, patient advocacy, business strategy, and Public Affairs. Prior to Novo Nordisk she was with Johnson & Johnson. She is passionate about how businesses can make a positive impact on the world and takes an entrepreneurial approach to identifying opportunities and solving problems through collaboration. She has a Master’s in Public Health and a Certificate in Corporate Sustainability from New York University, and an undergraduate degree from Rutgers University.
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