Greg Behar

Grégory Behar

Deputy Executive Vice President
Chief Executive Officer Nestlé Health Science


Date of birth: 1969
Nationality: Swiss
Languages: French, English, German, Spanish and Portuguese
Other: Married, 3 children


  • Since October 2014 Chief Executive Officer Nestlé Health Science
  • July 2014 Designate CEO Nestlé Health Science
  • 2011 - 2014 President & CEO Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. (USA)
  • 2010 - 2011 Corporate Vice President Region NECAR (North EU, Canada, Australasia), Boehringer-Ingelheim GmbH
  • 2009 - 2010 Corporate Vice President of Cardiovascular and Metabolism Franchise, Boehringer-Ingelheim GmbH
  • 2002 - 2009 Novartis Pharma (Switzerland, Region Europe and Spain)
  • 1995 - 2000 Nestlé (Switzerland and Brazil)
  • 1993 - 1995 R&D Project Manager, Bula & Fils (Switzerland)



  • MBA, INSEAD, France
  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering and Manufacturing, EPFL, Switzerland
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of California, UCLA, USA



  • Board member, Aimmune Therapeutics Inc. (USA)
  • Board member, Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (USA)
  • Board member, Axcella Health Inc. (USA)
  • Board member, Amazentis S.A. (CH)
  • Board member, Vital Proteins LLC (USA)
  • Chairman of the Board, Nutrition Science Partners
  • Member, Steering Committee of the Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences (Switzerland)


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Greg Behar, CEO Nestlé Health Science
Greg Behar, CEO Nestlé Health Science