Lori Escobedo

Chief People Officer

Master's, Organizational Performance and Change, Colorado State University
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Lori brings over 20 years of HR leadership in various industries including biomedical research, pharmaceuticals, and fast moving consumer goods. Lori started her HR career in talent acquisition and moved into various generalist roles, gaining experience in all areas of HR. Lori has held local, regional, and global roles in the U.S., and lived in Europe for over four years working in global roles in Germany and Switzerland. Most recently, Lori was a VP of HR at Alexion Pharmaceuticals, supporting the R&D, Medical Affairs, and Legal functions. Prior to Alexion, Lori spent 12 years with Sandoz/Novartis in roles with increasing HR leadership responsibilities. Lori has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and a Master’s degree in Organizational Performance and Change (HR Studies).

Lori lives in Boston with her husband and son. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking/walking, and spending time with family and friends.