Head of Data and Digital, Global Drug Development
Bruno Villetelle has more than 30 years of experience spearheading digital and technology-led innovation and new business model creation in the pharmaceutical, consumer health, and service industries. Bruno joined Novartis in April 2019 and leads the Data and Digital function for the company’s Global Drug Development (GDD) organization. He drives GDD’s data and digital vision, strategy and governance, and is focused on embedding data science and digital technologies to enhance asset development.
Prior to joining Novartis, he worked for Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, a global top 10 pharmaceutical company, where he was Chief Digital Officer and oversaw more than 40 digital lighthouse programs. He also led the development of a portfolio of digital health companies offering game-changing digital solutions for patients and drug development.