Michael Shanno

Head of Digital, Biologics Corporate Quality, Sanofi

Michael Shanno is Head of Digital and IT for Sanofi’s Biologics Corporate Quality organization. He leads a team focused on navigating Biologics Quality organization on its Digital Transformation and is responsible for executing enterprise class technology deployments as well as transforming the organization as a result of our current digital opportunities. Digital is changing how we must work to bring lifesaving therapies to patients in a dramatically more cost-effective way while ensuring continued safety. Michael has over 25 years of experience in BioTech, High Tech, Aero Space, and Consulting delivering value that far exceeds expectations. He has built award-winning global teams and has led design, implementation, and support functions for mission-critical business processes and systems in global environments using the latest technologies and delivery & operational techniques such as Lean Six Sigma, Agile Scrum, and DevOps. Michael is a technology executive involved in a broad range of experiences including major corporate operating model transformations, Business Relationship Management, Product & Service Management, Enterprise Application Deployments (SAP & Oracle), Operations Management, Product & Application Development, Mergers and Acquisitions, Cyber Security, Globalization, DC migrations and Cloud computing. He has led organizational transformations that have moved teams to act more like service providers, constantly delivering value vs. acting like a traditional corporate G&A organization.