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Charles Urbain

Charles Urbain, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Charles Urbain has brought impactful leadership to large global organizations in life sciences for over 30 years. He has held C-Suite positions for 20 years, including COO, CFO, CHRO, and CDO. From 1996 to 2018, Mr. Urbain led Mead Johnson Nutrition Co., a leading global company focused primarily on infant and child nutritional products, in a range of senior leadership roles and ended his tenure there as global COO of an organization of 8,500 employees, with responsibility for commercial operations in 45 countries on 4 continents.


Since 2018, Mr. Urbain has been consulting to senior management teams in the nutrition industry globally. Prior to Mead Johnson, Mr. Urbain served as Senior Vice President of Bristol-Meyers Squibb from 1987 to 1995. From 1982 to 1987, he served as Director of Finance at Schlumberger in London, and from 1978 to 1982 was an audit senior at Price Waterhouse & Co., also in London.