Ms Tarana Dada, MBA
Head, Finance Committee
Ms Tarana Dada is a Finance and Operations leader with nearly 20 years of industry experience. She is currently Senior Finance Director, managing a $6 billion portfolio with Johnson & Johnson’s ‘Janssen Biotech’s Oncology and Worldwide Partnered Products’ group.
In her 12+ years at Johnson & Johnson, Ms Dada has held various finance leadership roles across Treasury (Mergers & Acquisition), Consumer, and Pharmaceutical sector. Prior to joining J&J, Ms Dada worked in various Manufacturing and Operations roles in US, UK, India, and Nigeria.
Ms Dada holds an MBA in Finance & Strategy from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and an MSc from University of Wales, Cardiff , UK.
Having lived across 4 continents and 11 cities, she considers herself a global citizen. Education has been an integral foundation for Ms Dada, and she is passionate about coaching and mentoring girls to empower them to follow their passions. Apart from the Finance Committee, Ms Dada also contributes her time in the Fellowship and Mentorship committees of Princeton Foundation. She lives in Princeton, New Jersey with her husband and two daughters.