VP, Patent Head Oncology & IP Site Head
Lydia McNally is vice president, patent head for Novartis Oncology and the US Patent Department site head. McNally and her team have global responsibility for all patent matters for the Oncology Business at Novartis, including drafting and prosecution, transactions and litigation.
She has been a patent attorney for more than 25 years and has been with Novartis for more than 17 years. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Colgate University, a Master’s degree in chemistry from the University of Vermont, and a Juris Doctor degree from Albany Law School.