Anne Marie Lapczynski
Anne Marie Lapczynski

Anne Marie Lapczynski

Head of North America Capability Center

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Anne Marie joined Bristol-Myers Squibb in November 2016 as the Head of People Services.  She leads a global team that is responsible for the efficient and effective performance of the HR Services provided to employees around the world.  The scope of People Services includes Talent Operations, Learning Administration, Global Mobility, Reward Services, Equity Administration, Payroll, Core HR, HR Advisory services, and Performance Management.  Service, Contract and Financial Management, Vendor and Supplier Management are critical to delivering the required services and achieving high levels of customer satisfaction.  Equally important is strong collaboration with HR Business Partners and Expertise Leads to develop strategy and ensure alignment of priorities across the HR function.

Prior to joining Bristol-Myers Squibb, Anne Marie spent 32 years at Unilever. During that time, Anne Marie held various roles in Finance and IT before moving into HR.  She held HR Director roles in support of country, region and global employee populations.  She was a member of the team tasked with transforming the HR function and updating HR processes across Unilever globally.  Her last role at Unilever was Head of HR Services in which she led a global team responsible for the delivery of HR Services to employees around the world.  It was in this role, that she led the implementation of Workday for over 170,000 employees as a single instance go-live in 14 months including implementation of the annual pay review using Workday.

In October 2019 Anne Marie was appointed as Head, North America Capability Center in Tampa, Florida where she is currently based.