Biography

Giovanni Caforio, M.D

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company


On January 20, 2015, Giovanni Caforio was designated chief executive officer by the board of directors, and officially became CEO on May 5, 2015. Prior to becoming CEO, Giovanni served as chief operating officer with responsibility for leading a fully integrated worldwide commercial organization and the companywide functions of Enterprise Services and Global Manufacturing & Supply. In June 2014, Giovanni was elected to the company’s Board of Directors. Prior to serving as chief operating officer, he served as the company’s chief commercial officer.