Innovation Communications Leader, Johnson & Johnson Innovation


Emma is Communications leader at Johnson & Johnson Innovation. In this role Emma fosters new and deepens existing relationships in the science ecosystem to create extensive connectivity with key opinion leaders, academics, entrepreneurs, government officials, VC’s and other stakeholders.

Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, Emma held Innovation and Communications positions at Procter & Gamble (P&G), most recently in Global Homecare in Geneva, Switzerland and previously in Beauty Care in London, UK. Emma has over 20+ year experience in R&D and Scientific Communications where she successfully developed and delivered brand advocacy and enhanced reputational drivers. During her career Emma has spent time in New Business Creation, leading external relations programs across the organisation, including building a communications strategy for the launch of two new Joint Venture (JV) technologies. She has significant consumer products experience, having spent majority of her career as Scientific Communications Director at P&G’s Beauty & Grooming division. In this role she led integrated scientific communications for all brands targeting key influencers and professionals in the market, collaborating with R&D to evolve outreach strategies and narratives.

Emma received her BSc in Biochemistry from Birmingham University. She is passionate about life sciences and telling relevant and compelling stories about new health & beauty innovations.

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