Chief Integrity & Compliance Officer, Indivior
In October 2018, Cindy was appointed as Chief Integrity & Compliance Officer for Indivior. Cindy brings to Indivior 31 years of U.S. and global leadership in the pharmaceutical industry, with the diversity of cross-industry experience spanning managed care, life, and health insurance. Much of her career has been dedicated to driving a culture of learning and integrity, and compliance program vision, while enabling innovation and patient-focused business results.
Cindy joined Indivior from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp (NPC) where she held roles of increasing responsibility over the past 15 years. Cindy joined NPC in 2003 as Associate Director, Healthcare Compliance. Initially focused on the U.S. pharmaceutical and oncology businesses, Cindy built a team of over 50 professionals and was responsible for harmonizing compliance across all the U.S. based Novartis divisions as Chief Compliance Officer NPC and U.S. Country Compliance Head. In this role she led the development of a robust, effective compliance program and successful implementation of NPC’s 5-year Corporate Integrity Agreement with the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General. As a member of the NPC Executive Committee, and the Global and International Compliance leadership teams, she co-led strategic priority development and execution. In her most recent role, Cindy took on an international role as Head of Compliance Operations, Group Integrity & Compliance at the Novartis headquarters in Basel, Switzerland. There, she developed the strategy for the evolution of the compliance program and new central operations support across all global divisions and 160 countries, while leading the compliance analytics approach for effective risk management and program measurement. Before joining Novartis, Cindy was Director of Operations, Managed Markets at Pharmacia, led Advertising Compliance for Prudential Healthcare, and held various managerial roles at US Life Insurance and Mutual Benefit Life Insurance companies.
Cindy is a Licensed Professional of Ethics & Compliance, and holds a Bachelor of Science, Commerce, Finance – Magna Cum Laude from Rider College, Lawrenceville, New Jersey.