Stefanie Nickel

Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion
Sandoz

Stefanie Nickel is heading D&I at Sandoz as of December 2018. A physician by training and passionate about organizational strategy and culture, she drives D&I with a focus on data and evidence-based practices. Sandoz 2019 priorities focus on gender equity, embracing all abilities, making inclusion a priority and leading change inclusively as well as making flexible working the norm as an important enabler.

Prior to her role in D&I Stefanie has led several biosimilar projects commercially in Sandoz’ biopharma unit, and worked for 8 years in Amgen’s country organization in Germany in various marketing and sales roles as well as a strategy consultant for Bain & Company. Privately, Stefanie is the proud mother of Alexander (8yrs) and Julia (6yrs) and her husband Thomas works in the intersection of internal medicine and acupuncture/TCM in his own practice.