Matthew Owens

Matthew Owens - Global Head Legal - Strategic Partnerships & Digital Medicine, Novartis Pharma

Matt Owens joined Novartis in Basel, Switzerland in 2010 and has held various roles of increasing responsibility. Since 2014, he has focused his efforts on the digital transformation of Novartis globally. He serves as a member of the Extended Legal Leadership Team and the Digital Leadership Team and serves as general counsel for the Chief Digital Office of Novartis International. Matt is a member of the Board of Directors of dRx Capital AG, the joint digital investment fund of Novartis and Qualcomm International. Matt was named “Most Innovative European Inhouse Lawyer 2015” by Financial Times and teaches as part of the Europa Institut at the University of Zurich’s Inhouse Counsel Program for Advanced Studies.