Betsy Walker

SVP, HR, Quintiles Transnational Corporation

Betsy Walker is VP, Global Compensation & Benefits for Quintiles Transnational Corp., the leading contract research organization for pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies. In her role, Ms. Walker is responsible for leading a team of global professionals who provide expertise in the strategy, design and implementation of compensation, benefits and total rewards solutions in over 60 countries.  In her role, she also supports the Compensation & Nominations Committee of the company’s Board of Directors.
Prior to joining Quintiles, Ms. Walker held senior roles in Fortune 500 companies including scientific, publishing, legal and financial businesses.  In addition to over 25 years of benefits, compensation and executive compensation experience, Ms. Walker has also led the overall HR, as well as organizational design and development, change management, shared services and staffing functions.