Joydeep Ganguly is currently the Senior Vice President of Operations at Gilead Sciences –. In his current role, his accountabilities include providing leadership for multiple functions: Corporate Engineering and Facilities, Infrastructure and capital planning, Sustainability and EH&S, Global Procurement, Operations strategy and the Program Management office. Prior to Gilead he spent 10 years at Biogen where he held several positions of increasing responsibility in the areas of Technical Operations, Manufacturing, Supply Chain and General Management. Passionate about Operations as a value driver, Joydeep has published extensively in the area of Operations transformation, bioprocess optimization and supply chain evolution – He has been recognized by ISPE with the Roger Sherwood journal article of the year (2006) for his publication on advancing process analytics within operations – an area he is still very actively involved in. He has a MS in Electrical Engineering from University of Notre Dame and an MBA from North Carolina State University.