Laura Steele

President & General Manager, UK
Republic of Ireland & Northern Europe, Eli Lilly & Company

Laura Steele was appointed President and General Manager (GM) of Eli Lilly and Company UK, Ireland & Northern Europe in July 2021. Laura leads Lilly’s operations in six countries, across the company’s current and emerging portfolio in Diabetes, Oncology, Immunology and Neuroscience. Laura joined the UK from her previous role in Lilly’s Corporate Business Development division in the US, where she specialised in innovation-led partnerships, large-scale projects in M&A, investments and joint ventures.