Kenneth A. Whitehead

Vice President of Global Manufacturing Services, Eli Lilly And Company

Ken Whitehead is currently Vice President of Global Manufacturing Services for Eli Lilly and Co. He has responsibility Global Supply Chain, Operational Excellence and Lean, as well as Manufacturing oversight for COVID Therapeutics.

Prior to this role he has served in Site General Manager roles at parenteral, device and API facilities in Indiana, Virginia and France. Since joining Eli Lilly in 1990, he has had numerous assignments in engineering, project management, and operations.

Ken is an graduate of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with a bachelor of science in Electrical engineering and has a Business Certificate from Wharton School of Business.