Nina Henderson

Remuneration Committee Chair, Independent Non-Executive Director

  • Appointed: 2016
  • Joined Hikma: 2016
  • Nationality: American

Skills and experience: Nina was a Corporate Vice President of Bestfoods and President of Bestfoods Grocery prior to the company’s acquisition by Unilever.  During her 30-year career with Bestfoods, and its predecessor company CPC International, she held a wide variety of Global and North American executive general management and marketing positions. Nina has served as a director of Royal Dutch Shell, AXA Financial, The Equitable Companies, DelMonte, Pactiv and Walter Energy.

Nina is an honours graduate of Drexel University and holds a Bachelor of Science. A member of the Drexel 100, she received the Anthony J. P. Drexel Distinguished Alumni Award in 2010.

Other appointments: Nina is a Non-Executive Director of CNO Financial Group Inc. and IWG PLC, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Drexel University, Director of the Foreign Policy Association, St. Christopher's Hospital for Children and VNS Health. She is also Commissioner of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and the President of the Kent Land Trust Foundation. 

In 2019, Nina was appointed as Hikma’s Employee Engagement Representative by the Board.

Committee membership:

  • Audit Committee
  • Nomination and Governance Committee
  • Remuneration Committee (Chair)
  • CRE Committee