Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Richard Gonzalez is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company employing approximately 25,000 people.
Prior to AbbVie's separation from Abbott, Mr Gonzalez was a 30-year Abbott veteran. He served as Executive Vice President, Pharmaceutical Products Group, where he led the global pharmaceutical business, including commercial operations, research and development and manufacturing. Mr Gonzalez also served as President and Chief Operating Officer, prior to a brief retirement.