Karin Hagen-Gierer appointed Chief Procurement Officer

Paris, France – 20 October 2017. Karin Hagen-Gierer has been appointed Chief Procurement Officer for Sanofi, effective October 1. Karin is responsible for the procurement of all materials and services for the company, partnering with our Suppliers to deliver sustainable mutual business success.

Karin spent 24 years with Unilever in senior Procurement and Finance management positions based in Switzerland, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam and Germany. In her most recent role as Vice President Procurement for Marketing & Business Services, she led the transformation of Indirect Procurement.

Karin holds Master Degrees in Business Administration (University of Augsburg, Germany) and in Economics (Wayne State University, MI, U.S.A.).

Karin reports to Karim Vissandjee, Senior Vice-President Sanofi Business Services, and is based in Paris.

Sanofi Business Services:
Sanofi Business Services is a leading edge operational and organizational model, focused on customer service, efficiency and value creation to enable Sanofi to deliver its strategic 2020 Roadmap.

Contact Sanofi:
SBS Procurement Communication
Maria KLOSS
Tel. : ++331 53.77.89.38/++336.37.10.21.71
maria.kloss@sanofi.com