Lisa Walsh is Regional Controller at EMD Serono, Inc. where her responsibilities include the oversight and strategic direction-setting of the financial framework within the US organization.
In addition, she is responsible for collaborating with Global functions in the following areas: Finance and Controlling, Tax, Accounting, and Procurement and Information Services (IS), including the Corporate Information Service Center Infrastructure.
She joined EMD Serono, Inc. in 1983 and has held financial positions of increasing responsibility including accountant, analyst, project leader, controller, Director and Vice President.
Mrs. Walsh holds her BS from the University of Massachusetts and an MBA from Suffolk University.
CFO of the Year 2010
In July 2010, Lisa Walsh received the CFO of the Year Award by Boston Business Journal. The Journal pointed out her 27 year tenure with EMD Serono and her success in harmonizing "the best of both worlds" following the acquisition of Serono by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.