VP & Chief Marketing Officer
Small Molecules, Biologics
Mr. Antoine Ezell, also known as Tony, serves as the Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President at Elanco US, Inc. (formerly: Elanco Animal Health, Inc.). Mr. Ezell joined Lilly in 1992 and over his 22 years has held many roles in sales, marketing and general management. From 1999 to 2007, Mr. Ezell held various leadership positions within Eli Lilly including executive director of marketing for the endocrine business unit, as well as business unit leader of the US acute care business. In more recent years, Mr. Ezell was a leader in Lilly's market research organization where he served as Executive Director of market research for Lilly USA; Vice President of Global Market Research and Chief Customer Officer. Mr. Ezell has global experience and a passion for developing deep customer understanding and translating that understanding into meaningful brand campaigns. He is experienced in leading major transformation that spans business units, functions and geographies. Mr. Ezell serves as an Executive Director of Lilly Market Research at Eli Lilly and Company. Mr. Ezell is on the Board of Trustees for the Marketing Science Institute and the KPMG Healthcare Advisory Board. He serves on the Leadership Advisory Council for Providence Cristo Rey High School and is the Chairman of the UNCF Indiana Leadership Council. He served on the Board of Directors for the Health Forum, Inc.(alternate name Health Forum, LLC) from 2006 to 2012. Mr. Ezell has a degree in Business Administration from the School of Business and Industry (SBI) at Florida A & M University, an Executive Education Certificate from Wharton and a Masters in Business from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.