Cambrex inks SVP, chief human resources officer

East Rutherford-based Cambrex Corp., a pharmaceutical product developer, announced it has named Dottie Donnelly-Brienza its new senior vice president and chief human resources officer.

In this role, she will be responsible for the company’s global human resource function and will join the executive management team.

Brienza, who has more than 20 years of human resources experience in the life sciences sector, most recently served as chief human resources officer at Cantel Medical. Before that, she held several leadership roles at Johnson & Johnson, Merck and Bristol-Myers Squibb.

“Dottie is a highly successful executive with substantial leadership experience in human resources and has extensive experience in the healthcare industry,” Steven Klosk, CEO and president at Cambrex, said. “She joins Cambrex at an exciting time for the company and will add tremendous value as we continue to focus on our growth strategy.”