2016 Woman of the Year event

The HBA’s 27th Woman of the Year event was held on Thursday, 12 May 2016 to celebrate the achievements of remarkable leaders in healthcare from across the industry. The HBA celebrated Jennifer Cook, head of pharma, region Europe for Roche, as our 2016 Woman of the Year, Jacopo Leonardi, executive vice president and president, Immunology at Baxalta Incorporated, as our 2016 Honorable Mentor, and Deborah Coogan Seltzer, director, enhanced search, North America, Spencer Stuart, as our 2016 STAR.

Nearly 2,500 leaders across the industry celebrated the year's honorees during the 27th annual WOTY event that included an inspiring luncheon program and innovative networking opportunities. Also lauded were the HBA Honorable Mentor, STAR (Strategic Transformation Achievement Recognition) and a group of nearly 100 Rising Stars and Luminaries.

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