Catherine Blackman

Vice President for Therapy Supply Chain, GSK

Catherine Blackman is Vice President for Therapy Supply Chain at GSK. She is globally accountable for Supply Chain Strategy and E2E Planning for GSK’s Specialty, Oncology & HIV portfolios as well as regionally accountably for European & US market supply chains. She leads a team of supply chain professionals located across Europe, UK and US that are responsible for supply chain design and planning, new product launch and lifecycle management, product and network strategy, demand management, logistics, distribution and customer services.

Catherine joined GSK in 2003 in a Canadian manufacturing facility and held management roles in operational excellence, programme management and operations leadership before relocating to the corporate headquarters in 2009. Since joining the Global Supply Chain team, she has held roles of increasing responsibility in product strategy, network strategy, supply chain execution and transformation and has worked across multiple therapy areas, modalities and enterprise initiatives.