John Fox


John J. Fox is a retired former Vice President with Johnson & Johnson.  His last assignment was managing all aspects of Global Payroll.

From 2000 to 2009, John served as Vice President of Information Technology for the Pharmaceuticals Group and served as a member of the Pharmaceuticals Group Operating Committee.   Before this he was the Vice President Information Management for the Pharmaceuticals Group, EMEA and Asia/Pacific, based in Beerse, Belgium.

After receiving a degree in Applied Mathematics from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, John began his career as a Medical Statistician at Janssen UK in 1979, moving into Information Management in 1982 and eventually assuming the position of IM Manager for Janssen UK in 1985.  In the following seven years, John assumed responsibility for Finance in Janssen UK, eventually becoming the Director of Finance and IM and a member of the Management Board of the Company.

Over the years, John built a strong reputation as an active business partner and was responsible for a number of major systems implementations supporting the supply chain, research and development, sales and marketing, and administration areas of the business.

Since retirement in March 2018, John has been advising start-up technology companies, focused on healthcare.

John is a native of Glasgow, Scotland. He and his wife, Margaret, are the parents of two sons.