Elena Flaiani

Elena Flaiani

Italy, Rome
Senior Director Legal, Compliance & Quality at Novo Nordisk
Profession: Lawyer, In-House Counsel
Industry: Healthcare, Compliance, Competition


Elena is Head of the Legal, Compliance & Quality department of Novo Nordisk Italy. Previously she practised as antitrust lawyer in Allen&Overy and Linklaters assisting clients in the pharmaceutical, energy & banking sectors, with a secondment to British American Tobacco. In 2014 Elena moved in-house as Legal Counsel South Europe & Compliance Officer EMEA for Herbalife Nutrition. Elena graduated in International Law from Siena University and obtained a Master of Law at Oxford University.


English, Italian, German, Spanish


EU LawAntitrustcompliance


Novo Nordisk

Senior Director Legal, Compliance & Quality at Novo Nordisk

January 2019 - Present • Rome, Italy



Oxford University

LL.M. - Master of Law

Siena University

Bachelor Degree in International Law

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