Dr. Lydia Sedlmayr

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion for Sandoz.

Lydia Sedlmayr is the Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion for Sandoz. Prior to this role, she worked 15 years in different Finance roles in Austria, the United States, and Germany and gained a deep understanding of the pharmaceutical industry. She holds a master’s degree in International Business Administration and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt. In 2017, Lydia concluded her Ph.D. in International Business Administration with focus on leadership styles and the access of women to top level business positions. Lydia was the founder and president of EWMD – European Women’s Management Development – in Tyrol in Austria and is dedicated to the enhancement and development of women.