Fiona Cicconi

Executive Vice President, Human Resources AstraZeneca

Fiona Cicconi joined AstraZeneca in September 2014 as Executive Vice-President, Human Resources. She started her career at General Electric where she held various human resources roles within the Oil & Gas business, which included experience in major global acquisitions and driving change. Subsequently, Fiona spent a number of years at Cisco, overseeing human resources in seven countries in Europe, latterly handling employee relations in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Fiona joined Roche in 2006 where she was most recently responsible for global human resources for Pharma Technical Operations. Her primary focus was to identify and develop a sustainable supply of leadership and talent from within the organisation. Before this, Fiona was HR and Communications Director for Roche Italy where she was responsible for HR, Corporate and Product Communications, patient advocacy and public affairs. Fiona’s initial focus on joining AstraZeneca is to provide continued support for the transformation of the organisation and culture to achieve the strategic priority of being a Great Place to Work.