Yael Elbaz Roiter

Teva Pharmaceticals Industries LTD

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Teva Pharmaceticals Industries LTD


Since 2010, Yael has been Head of the Stock Plans Management Department at Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries LTD, headquartered in Petach Tikva, Israel.

Yael is responsible for all Equity Incentives Awards given to Teva's employees worldwide from grant date to expiry date (stock options, RSUs, PSUs, Cash & ESPP), including auditing and tracking daily stock transactions.

She is also in charge of the operation and control of external consultants and service providers (trustees, brokers, accounting firms, finance team and payroll departments) and managing legal, tax, and compliance obligations globally, including relocated employees’ taxation and withholding processes.

Yael's department also manages:

  • Share certificates issuance, the shareholders database and the company's quarterly dividend process of approximately 1.5 billion dollars a year.
  • Preparation of all required reports for stock-based compensation and Executive Compensation footnote disclosures to be included in SEC filings and statutory financial statements.
  • Equity Incentive Awards financial reporting - ASC718, DTA and Forecasting.
In 2018, Yael's department moved from the Finance unit to the HR unit. The move allowed her to take on more HR responsibilities in the Total Rewards field.

Yael became the Head of the Teva Recognition Plan, in which employees recognize each other for any day-today activity and creating a culture of "Thank You".

She is highly involved with GEO activities, frequently speaking at GEO conferences and events, and this year established an Israeli GEO Chapter.

Yael is based in Israel and is married with three children. Besides her family and her job, Yael plays soccer in a professional women’s league, loves CrossFit and enjoys being outside with the kids.