Head Economic & Swiss Public Affairs
Simone Wyss Fedele serves at Novartis as Head of Economic & Swiss Public Affairs since June 2018. She is part of the Country Executive Committee of Novartis Switzerland.
Before joining Novartis, she worked for Takeda in various international leadership positions (Commercial Lead for Europe and Canada, Head Market Access for Europe and Canada and Head of Global Payer Solutions and Value Demonstration). She has also served as Head Group Public Affairs at Helvetia Insurance and as Chief of Staff for political and economic dossiers and Senior Economist for Novartis. Prior to joining the industry, Simone worked for the Finance Department Basel consulting
the Financial Councilor.
Simone Wyss holds a doctorate degree in economics from the University Basel and post-graduate certificates from the London School of Economics and the University of Oxford. She has lectured at the Universities of St. Gallen and Basel in the field of Public Affairs & Health Policy and is a member of the board of the Association of Basel Economists and of the University Center for Dentistry Basel.