Cari Gallman

EVP, Corporate Affairs at Bristol-Myers Squibb

Cari Gallman, chief compliance and ethics officer, is responsible for reinforcing the company’s strong culture of ethics and integrity; she champions efforts that ensure our operations are conducted in compliance with ethical business practices, our Principles of Integrity, and laws and regulations in the global markets in which we operate. In addition to reporting to the General Counsel and CEO, Cari also reports to the Chair of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.

“Our deep and unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity provides the foundation for everything we do. It guides how we interact with our colleagues and external partners, as well as the work we do on behalf of our patients and communities around the world,” she says.

Cari has 15 years of combined experience in pharmaceutical law and compliance. She began her legal career in private practice representing pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in government enforcement and regulatory matters. In her practice, she regularly advised companies on how to design and implement robust compliance policies to meet business objectives as well as legal needs. She joined the company in 2015 and assumed positions of increasing responsibility, including as head of the legal team supporting the Global Oncology Commercialization and Development organizations.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in political theory from Princeton University and a JD from Harvard Law School.


  • EVP, Corporate Affairs

    Current role

  • Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer

  • SVP, Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer

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