Tamar Thompson

VP, Head of Corporate Affairs

Tamar Thompson is Vice President, Head of Corporate Affairs of Alexion, AstraZeneca Rare Disease.

Tamar Thompson

About Tamar

Tamar leads global corporate affairs and is responsible for communications, government affairs, and policy for Alexion. In addition, she serves as Chairwoman of the Board for Alexion’s charitable foundation and serves as the Alexion lead for Inclusion and Diversity. Prior to Alexion, Tamar led Federal Executive Branch Strategy and State Government Affairs for Bristol-Myers Squibb. Tamar has more than 20 years of progressive experience in healthcare spanning across several sectors of the industry. 

Tamar holds a M.S. in Health Sciences with a concentration in Public Health from Trident University. Tamar also serves on the board of directors for MassBio Board, the Boston Chamber, and sits on the Schwartz Center (MassGeneral Hospital) Leadership Council.


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