Myles O'Neill

Myles O'Neill

Senior Vice President and President, Manufacturing Operations

Eli Lilly and Company

Myles O’Neill is senior vice president and president of Manufacturing Operations for Eli Lilly and Company.

He served as senior vice president of global parenteral drug product, delivery devices and regional manufacturing from 2012 until 2017. In this role, Myles was responsible for global parenteral manufacturing, emerging markets manufacturing, drug-product contract manufacturing, packaging and distribution operations. He provided oversight for manufacturing sites in 12 countries throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia; these sites manufacture our final parenteral products that reaches patients.

Myles has worked extensively in the pharmaceutical industry, including roles at Pfizer and other major companies. His Lilly career began in 2002, when he became director of bulk pharmaceutical operations. In 2005, Myles became vice president of Indianapolis parenteral operations.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from University College Cork in Cork, Ireland, and a master’s degree in business administration through DCU, Dublin. Myles is known for his strong leadership and expertise in Good Manufacturing Practices and FDA-approved pharmaceutical manufacturing environments.