James Cheng is the Global Head of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion of Zimmer Biomet. Prior to Zimmer Biomet, he was the Global Director of Inclusion & Diversity and Talent Acquisition at Gilead Sciences Inc. and formally Global HR Inclusion & Diversity Business Resource Groups and Business Development at Cargill Inc. He is responsible for the strategy, development, and growth of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to drive positive impact for the 23,000+ team members in 25+ countries across the globe. Passionate, results-driven strategic leader with a record of achievement and demonstrated success driving sustained impact while providing inspirational leadership in a highly competitive market through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Unwavering in development of inclusive leadership, employee engagement, securing brand loyalty, supporting the community, building strong relations with internal and external business partners. My purpose is to empower the right people to work together and create innovative solutions.