BIO

In her role as Global Head of Business, Sarah leads a group of diverse and senior integrated communications professionals, who support the full scope of technology businesses and the enabling functions of research and innovation, design, strategy and medical office at Philips and provides overarching communications counsel to company leadership. Prior to assuming this role she was Head of Business Development for Philips Healthcare in Australia and New Zealand, focused on Home Healthcare. For the past ten years she has worked for Philips in Asia Pacific across the gamut of marketing disciplines including: Marketing Strategy, Business Development, Government Relations and Corporate Communications. Whilst based in Sydney she delivered on strategic marketing projects and campaigns across the region, specifically: Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, Korea, the Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam. She has also served on industry-led bodies focusing on energy efficiency policy development and electronic waste reduction and recycling. She has a B.A. in Government Relations from Cornell University, New York, a Masters in International Affairs and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.