Judy Gawlik Brown is the Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Amgen, a leading biotechnology company. In this role, Ms. Brown is responsible for the company’s ESG strategies, internal and external communications, corporate reputation, philanthropy, and advocacy relations. Additionally, she serves as Site Head for the corporate headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California and as the Chair of the Amgen Foundation.
Ms. Brown joined Amgen in 2017 as Senior Vice President of Global Business Solutions and Finance. For the decade prior, Ms. Brown served as Executive Vice President of Business Operations and Chief Financial Officer at Perrigo Company, where she led the Finance function as well as IT, Corporate Development, Strategic Planning, Corporate Communications and Government Affairs. Before Perrigo, Ms. Brown held various management roles in Brand Marketing, Product Development and Finance at Whirlpool Corporation in both the United States and Italy and in the Audit and Advisory practice of EY in both Germany and the U.S.
Ms. Brown is a Certified Public Accountant and received her MBA from the University of Chicago and a BS in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She has been on the Board of Directors of Belden Corporation since 2008, where she serves on both the Finance and Audit committees.