Daniel O'Day

Personal Data

Nationality: American
Year of Birth: 1964


CEO Roche Pharmaceuticals


  • Georgetown University, Washington DC, Bachelor of Science (Biology) (1986)
  • Columbia University, New York, MBA (1997)

Professional Career

  • 1987-95
    Roche Pharma, US, Various commercial/sales roles
  • 1995
    Roche Pharma, US, Director Human Resources
  • 1996
    Roche Pharma, US, Director Product Marketing
  • 1998
    Roche Pharma HQ, Switzerland, Head Business Unit, Arthritis and Respiratory
  • 1999
    Roche Pharma HQ, Switzerland, Lifecycle Leader Tamiflu
  • 2001
    Roche Pharma, Japan, Head Corporate Planning, Tokyo
  • 2003
    Roche Pharma, Denmark, General Manager
  • 2006
    Roche Molecular Diagnostics (RMD), Pleasanton, US, President & CEO
  • 2010
    Roche Diagnostics Division, Chief Operating Officer and Member of the Roche Corporate Executive Committee
  • 2012
    Roche Pharmaceuticals Division, COO and Member of the Roche Corporate Executive Committee