Kim Smyth, MBA

Technology Innovation Director at AstraZeneca

Kim leads AstraZeneca’s Silicon Valley Technology Innovation Lab, which explores high tech trends, scouts new partnerships, and delivers proof-of-concept projects in digital health and other areas. Kim joined AstraZeneca Australia in 2010, leading various functions including Patient Programs, Strategy, and Commercial Innovation. Prior to this, she held senior strategic consulting and operational roles across different industries and regions, including global head of CRM for The Body Shop, working at the intersection of business strategy and technology. She holds an undergraduate degree in System Design Engineering and an MBA from Stanford.