Sally Susman is Executive Vice President, Policy, External Affairs and Communications at Pfizer Inc, the world’s largest research-based pharmaceutical company. She is a member of Pfizer’s Executive Leadership Team, chairs the company’s Political Action Committee, and is Vice Chair of The Pfizer Foundation. Ms. Susman also heads the firm’s corporate responsibility group and plays a key role in shaping the company’s policy initiatives.
Before joining Pfizer in 2007, Ms. Susman was Executive Vice President of Global Communications at The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. She also held several high-level communications and government relations posts at American Express Company. She serves on the Board of The International Rescue Committee, for which she chairs the Health Subcommittee, and was appointed by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg to the New York City Commission on Women’s Issues. Ms. Susman holds a bachelor of arts in government from Connecticut College and studied at the London School of Economics. She lives with her family in New York City.