Lauren Duprey | Takeda Pharmaceuticals

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Lauren Duprey

Lauren Duprey

Chief Human Resources Officer

Lauren Duprey is the chief human resources officer of Takeda with responsibility for delivering an exceptional people experience across the globe. She joined Takeda in August 2019 as head of Human Resources (HR) for the U.S. Business Unit, Global Product & Launch Strategy and the U.S. People Advisory Group. Since joining Takeda, Lauren has implemented a global transformation of HR, including a new operating model, structure, capabilities and technology.

Prior to joining Takeda, Lauren served as head of HR, U.S. Organization & Worldwide Medical at Biogen where she developed and drove the talent and organization strategy and served as a trusted advisor for key business, talent and organizational decisions. She has held various HR roles at companies such as General Electric and began her career in management consulting at Clarion Healthcare focused on biopharma commercialization.

Lauren holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Harvard University and an MBA from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management.

Lauren is based in Boston where she lives with her husband and three children.