Helen Chui was joined Novartis China on March 2012 as Country President. In this role, Helen will be responsible for maintaining and further building a reputation of impeccable integrity for Novartis as well as shaping the political and legislative environments with a view of maximizing business opportunities in China. She will lead the Healthcare Policy, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health Safety & Environment, Government Affairs and Communications teams.
Helen joins Novartis from China Hewlett Packard where she was Senior Vice President for Government and Public Affairs. Over the course of her career, she has held a number of senior leadership roles in Fortune 500 companies, including five years in the Pharmaceutical industry at Wyeth China and Pfizer China. Helen brings to Novartis an in-depth knowledge of the Chinese political and regulatory environments and policy-making process. Additionally, she has extensive business development experience, including maintaining an extensive network with senior government officials at both central and local levels.
Helen graduated from Peking University in 1990 with a Bachelor’s degree in Economy Administration, and she holds a Master’s degree from Peking University in International Finance.