Aditi Kumar has worked in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry since 1996. In her current role, she works closely with the heads of Global Regulatory Affairs and Safety, Global Development Operations, Global Biostatistics, Center for Observational Research, and VP of R&D Informatics to provide operational and strategic leadership in support of Amgen’s worldwide initiatives in clinical development, real world data, pharmacovigilance, and regulatory filings.
In Aditi’s first role at Amgen, she was responsible for developing and executing IS strategy for Amgen’s Drug Discovery and Translation Sciences functions. She delivered several innovative solutions, including Amgen’s first electronic notebook for Medicinal Chemistry.
In 2007, Aditi was assigned to lead the Global Regulatory Affairs and Safety IS team. Aditi established the strategy for reengineering global pharmacovigilance processes and technology, and delivered an end-to-end automated ecosystem for Safety case management and signal detection.
Aditi has held key positions in Amgen’s Scientific Affairs where she led the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) operations and in Enterprise Technology Services where she was responsible for IT service management, systems Run operations, and global service desk.
Prior to joining Amgen in 2002, Aditi worked at Bristol Myers-Squibb R&D IS and at Union Pacific Railroad IT.
Aditi holds a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, and a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Delhi University, India.