Rob James Chief Information Officer
Jan 15, 2018
Chief Information Officer since August 2016 and Executive Committee Member as of 1 January 2018.
British national, born 1961 in Wales.
Rob James gained his Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics with Honours from University College London.
Rob started his career in IT at Xerox in Europe in 1984. He subsequently moved to Procter & Gamble (P&G) in Cincinnati and between 1988 and 2002 held positions of increasing responsibility before becoming Global CIO for P&G’s Pharmaceutical Division. In 2003 he joined Novartis as US CIO, before moving to Switzerland, where he was appointed Group CIO in 2010.