In order to be eligible for this prestigious award, a Luminary recipient must have more than 20 years of professional industry experience, serve as a role model for their company, actively mentor others, work to advance other women’s careers, and exemplify leadership within their organization. As the 2023 Bayer Luminary, she will be recognized through a BayerNet article and will be honored in person at the annual HBA Woman of the Year event on May 16th in New York City.

Marcelle Pires (GMLC Class of 2010) has been selected as a winner of the National Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association’s (HBA) Luminary Award. Each year, only one Luminary is selected to represent Bayer U.S. As Head of the Global Customer Success Center of Excellence (COE), Marcelle exhibits exceptional dedication and leadership within the healthcare industry. 

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