Susan Mahony, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President and President, Lilly Oncology
Eli Lilly and Company
Sue Mahony is a senior vice president of Eli Lilly and Company and president of Lilly Oncology.
Sue joined Lilly in 2000 after more than ten years in sales and marketing roles in the United Kingdom and Europe in oncology, hematology, and cardiovascular medicine for Schering-Plough, Amgen, and Bristol-Myers Squibb. At Lilly, Sue has worked in product development, Six Sigma, marketing, and general management roles. After leading Lilly’s operations in Canada, Sue was appointed senior vice president of human resources and diversity, before assuming her current role in 2011.
Sue earned a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from Aston University in the U.K., and a Ph.D. in pharmacy in Aston’s Cancer Research Campaign’s experimental chemotherapy group. She also earned a master’s degree in business administration from the London Business School. In 2012, Sue received an honorary doctorate from Aston University.
Sue serves on the board of the United Way of Central Indiana.