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GLG Institute is transforming the way the world’s top executives share expertise, learn and accelerate success. Senior executives learn fastest through conversation with other professionals who can share relevant experience and hard-won perspectives. GLG Institute is designed to create those conversations. We recruit the world’s best operators, leaders, and policy makers to serve as Advisors to GLG Institute Members.


GLG Institute membership is by nomination only.

Our Advisors

GLG Institute Advisors comprise more than 350 C-suite executives and policy leaders who share their industry expertise with Institute Members. Below are just a few of the diverse leaders who serve as GLG Institute Advisors.



Roch Doliveux

Roch Doliveux

Chairman, GLG Institute Healthcare
Former CEO and Chairman of the Executive Committee, UCB

Jeff Kindler

Jeff Kindler

Chairman, GLG Institute
Former Chairman and CEO, Pfizer

Howard Dean

Howard Dean

Former Governor of Vermont and Former Chairman of the DNC

Jan Fields

Jan Fields

Former President, McDonald’s USA

Craig Herkert

Craig Herkert

Former President & CEO, Walmart Americas

Dawn Hudson

Dawn Hudson

Chief Marketing Officer, NFL; former President & CEO, Pepsi North America

Thomas Lönngren

Thomas Lönngren

Former Executive Director, European Medicines Agency (EMA)

Mark McClellan

Mark McClellan

Former Administrator, CMS and Former Commissioner, FDA

Myrtle Potter

Myrtle Potter

Former President, Commercial Operations & COO, Genentech

Bill Weldon

Bill Weldon

Former Chairman & CEO, Johnson & Johnson

Bill Winkenwerder

Bill Winkenwerder

Former CEO, Highmark

How It Works

GLG Institute Members are paired with dedicated GLG Relationship Managers who arrange 1:1 meetings throughout the year with precisely the right Advisors. Among other topics, Members and Advisors confer on:

  • Strategic and operational challenges

  • Leadership development

  • Communication and stakeholder management

Members typically engage in two conversations per month with Advisors and attend 1-2 small roundtable meetings per year with fellow Members on shared topics of interest.






Hear from some of GLG Institute’s Members and Advisors:



Craig Herkert

Former Walmart, The Americas CEO, Craig Herkert explains the transformation of traditional CPG brands and the future of the supermarket experience.

Camille Lee

Formerly of Novo Nordisk, Camille Lee discusses evolving into leadership roles, the changing healthcare industry, and the benefits of new perspectives.

Ray Johnson

Former Lockheed Martin executive Ray O. Johnson discusses cyber security strategy, global security solutions, and the aerospace industry.

Pat Andrews

Boston Biomedical CEO Pat Andrews on the drug discovery process and value of connecting with a wide-range of subject matter experts.

Our Members

GLG Institute Members are accomplished executives who seek the personalized access to industry leaders that GLG Institute facilitates. They are CEOs, Presidents, EVPs, and SVPs, and they come from the most prestigious companies in the world, including:



  • Allergan
  • Almirall
  • Amgen
  • Astellas
  • AstraZeneca
  • Bayer
  • Becton Dickinson
  • Boston Biomedical
  • Catabasis
  • Daiichi Sankyo
  • Eisai
  • Eli Lilly
  • EMD Serono
  • Ferring
  • Flen Pharma
  • Genentech
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Mallinckrodt
  • Novartis
  • Novo Nordisk
  • OncoArendi Therapeutics
  • Otsuka Pharmaceuticals
  • Pfizer
  • Sanofi
  • Selvita
  • Shire
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • Stryker
  • Teva
  • UCB
  • USP

What our Members are saying


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