Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Gianine Esposito serves as Shionogi Inc.’s Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). Ms. Esposito was appointed to Shionogi Inc.’s Executive Committee in April 2021 as Senior Vice President, Human Resources (HR), and later assumed responsibility for the company’s Corporate Planning department. In her current role as CHRO, she oversees all aspects of the Human Resources, Corporate Planning and Communications departments.
Ms. Esposito joined Shionogi Inc. in 2011. Since that time, she has held roles of increasing responsibility while always maintaining a strong focus on steering the organization’s culture and leadership development. Prior to joining Shionogi Inc., she held various human resources roles in companies including Ferring Pharmaceuticals, GlaxoSmithKline, Liz Claiborne Inc. and Gap Inc.
Ms. Esposito received a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Connecticut, holds a Certificate in Executive Coaching from Columbia University and is currently working towards completing her MBA at Central Michigan University.