Kristen Helmick Stants serves as Vice President, Global Talent Management at Alexion, a biotechnology company focused on developing and delivering treatments for people with rare diseases, headquartered in Boston Massachusetts. Prior to Alexion, Kristen led Global Talent and Leadership Development at Biogen and at Patheon Pharmaceuticals.
With over 20 years of consulting and leadership experiences Kristen has broad expertise in talent strategy and management, leadership development, talent acquisition, diversity and inclusion, organizational effectiveness, and change management. Kristen takes pride in enabling people to reach their full potential. By pinpointing the intersection between people’s capabilities and organizational needs she creates impact for organizations and growth for individuals
Kristen received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Business from The University of Oregon and her Master’s Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Outside of work Kristen enjoys running, yoga, documentary films, and spending time with her two “tween” children.