EXTON, Pa.—West Pharmaceutical Services Inc. has named Annette Favorite senior vice president and chief human resources officer, effective Oct. 5.
She will serve on the senior executive team, reporting to CEO Eric Green, and will oversee the company's global human resources operation.
Favorite most recently served as vice president, global talent management at IBM Corp. She led the human resources teams who were responsible for talent acquisition, skills management, people analytics, mobility and immigration programs.
She spent more than 25 years at IBM and held a number of strategic and global human resources posts, West said.
“Annette's experience in managing a global work force, developing a global talent pool and fostering the capabilities and skills required to maintain market leadership will be critical to our company's success,” Green said.