Aharon Gal

Chief Strategy & Growth Officer at Novartis

Dr. Gal leads the newly created Strategy & Growth function that combines corporate strategy, R&D portfolio strategy and business development. Dr. Gal joined Novartis from Sanford Bernstein where he is the Senior Analyst covering the US Biopharmaceutical industry. He offers over 20 years of life-sciences industry experience including financial research and analytics, management consulting and business development. He is a thought-leader in the healthcare sector and is widely recognized for his deep thematic research across therapeutic areas, technology platforms and key industry topics such as the US drug delivery system and efforts to reform it. Prior to joining Bernstein, Dr. Gal worked at Canon and the Boston Consulting Group. Dr. Gal was awarded a Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and holds a B.Sc. from Emory University.


  • Chief Strategy & Growth Officer

    Current role

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