Tom Blount serves as the SVP, President, North America of embecta. Previously, Tom spent 6 years with BD, as VP/GM US region Diabetes Care, WW VP/GM Infusion and Global Marketing leader for Diabetes Care and additional upstream marketing roles. Prior to BD, Tom spent the last 16 years at Sanofi in various roles including Associate VP of Diabetes Value and Access, Associate VP of Toujeo Value & Access, Associate VP Lixisenatide Family Marketing, Sr. Director of Marketing Strategy for Sanofi Genzyme R&D, Sr. Director of Marketing Strategy for the Fibrosis Wound Repair Global Strategy Unit, Director of General Therapeutics Mature Brands, Director & Commercial Alliance Leader for XYZAL Marketing, and many other roles in Sales and Marketing.
Tom has vast launch experience in a variety of sales, marketing and market access roles and in a variety of disease areas including diabetes. Tom also spent 5 years on active duty finishing as a Captain in the United States Army. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in German/French from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master of Science in International Relations from Troy University – European Campus.