Within Novartis Oncology, Dr. Lennon served as General Manager, Japan overseeing Novartis’ extensive portfolio in cancer, including hematology, solid tumors and cell and gene therapies. Prior to his role in Japan, he served as VP, US Solid Tumors Franchise.
Prior to Oncology, Dr. Lennon served in the Pharmaceuticals division, where he held leadership positions in roles of increasing responsibility, including global therapeutic head positions and sales & marketing operating roles in US. He has extensive experience in neuroscience, immunology, cardiovascular and rare diseases, and in his last role, served as Chief Marketing Officer, Greater China Region.
Dr. Lennon previously worked as an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company in New York.
Dr. Lennon holds a B.A. in Biophysics from Columbia University and a Ph.D. in Cell Biology from Weill Medical College at Cornell University.