Robert Weltevreden has been Head of Novartis Business Services (NBS) since 2018. He is a member of the Executive Committee of Novartis.
Mr. Weltevreden previously worked at Syngenta AG as head of its business services organization from 2015 to 2017. He joined Syngenta in 2003 and has held other leadership positions, including head of business process management in 2014; head of finance services from 2009 to 2014; and chief financial officer of the Asia-Pacific region for Syngenta Crop Protection AG from 2007 to 2009.
Mr. Weltevreden holds a master’s degree in international finance, economics and business administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands. He also holds a Master of Business Administration in financial management from Vlerick Business School in Belgium.