Josh Thompson

Director, People and Organization, Novo Nordisk

Josh Thompson is Director, People and Organization for Novo Nordisk in Clayton, NC.  He is responsible for Talent Acquisition and Management, Total Rewards, Employee Relations, and Communications for a large manufacturing operation and greenfield startup with a projected investment of $2 billion.  Novo Nordisk employs more than 1,000 people in Clayton and will hire another 1,000 people in the next four years.  Josh holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from Clemson University and a MBA from North Carolina State University.  He is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and was certified in Strategic Workforce Planning by the Human Capital Institute (HCI) in 2015.

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Simplified Scenario Planning for a Big Project

March 6, 2018 | Josh Thompson

Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk worked to build an almost $2 billion insulin manufacturing facility in 2018, located Clayton, North Carolina.

The project is the largest single manufacturing investment in North Carolina history and will create ...

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