Michèle C. Linde is a collaborative results-driven corporate global C-suite attorney with more than 30 years of in-house and private legal practice. She offers extensive experience within a diversified platform of life sciences spanning branded and generic pharmaceuticals, medical devices, academia, cosmetics and the champagne industry. She is a legal executive with experience holding leadership positions with well-honed problem-solving, strategic advising and delivering on corporate goals. A consummate team player, she aligns herself to support companies to reach corporate goals.
Prior to joining Outside GC she held the role of EVP, Global Corporate Governance, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary at Virpax Pharmaceuticals.
She is the founder of Sapphire Solutions AB, a legal consulting firm in Stockholm Sweden where she represented many companies as the general counsel including:
Prior to starting Sapphire Solutions, she served at the law firm Mannheimer Swartling in Stockholm. Michèle has also served as a Vice President of Endo Pharmaceuticals in the United States and she has also worked in the law departments of Astra Zeneca, Bristol Myers Squibb (in Belgium), and DuPont Pharmaceuticals.
Her focused skills include:
Michèle has served on the Board of Directors of the Biotechnology Industry Organization and is a dedicated advocate for Save the Children International.
Michèle is a graduate of the Dickinson School of Law (now Penn State Dickinson Law).
When she isn’t practicing law, Michèle enjoys traveling, playing classical piano and the harp. She can often be found relishing the crystal coast beaches chasing her not so well-behaved British cream retriever.