Leadership

  • Donald A. Deieso, PhD

    Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
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  • Nicholas Slack, MBE

    Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer
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  • Jeffrey S. Litwin, MD

    Chief Operating Officer
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  • Laurie L. Jackson, CPA, MBA

    Chief Financial Officer
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  • David Forster, JD, MA, CIP

    Chief Compliance Officer
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  • Christina Armstrong, RN

    Senior Vice President, Business Development
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  • Alan Lefkowitz

    Chief Legal Officer
  • Marco Capasso, JD

    General Counsel
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  • Jonathan Seltzer, MD, MBA, MA, FACC

    Chief Scientific Officer, WCG
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  • Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB

    Chief Medical Officer
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  • Lance Converse

    Chief Innovation Officer
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  • Ian Neilson

    Chief Information Officer
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  • Emmanuel Olart, MS

    Chief Application Officer
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  • Amy Hutnik

    Chief Marketing Officer
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  • Craig Sowell, MA

    Chief Strategy Officer
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  • Lisa Calicchio, SPHR

    Chief Human Capital Management Officer
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  • Jill Johnston

    President, Study Planning and Site Optimization Division
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  • Dawn Flitcraft

    President, Ethical Review Division
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  • Stephen M. McLean, Jr.

    Treasurer & Vice President, Corporate Development
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  • Terri Moench, RPh, MS

    President, Patient Engagement Division
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  • James A. Bannon, PharmD

    President, Scientific & Regulatory Review Division
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  • Cynthia Carter, BA

    President, Market Intelligence and Insights Division
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  • Tim Schuckman

    President, Sponsor & CRO Services
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  • Steve Smith

    President, Patient Advocacy
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  • Jonathan Zung, PhD

    Executive Vice President
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  • Norman M. Goldfarb

    Chief Collaboration Officer
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  • Nick Ng

    Regional Executive – Asia Pacific
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  • David Kass

    Principal, Leonard Green & Partners
  • Donald A. Deieso, PhD

    Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
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  • Eugene Gorbach, MBA

    Vice President, Arsenal Capital Partners
  • Henrik Kjær Hansen, MSc

    Senior Partner, Head of Principal Investments New Investments and Projects, Novo Holdings
  • Igor Baskin

    Vice President, GIC
  • James Rothman, PhD

    Yale University; Recipient, Nobel Prize in Medicine, 2013
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  • John Baumer, MBA

    Senior Partner, Leonard Green & Partners
  • Peter Zippelius

    Partner, Leonard Green & Partners
  • Richard Ridinger

    Novo Advisory Group
  • Stephen McLean, MBA

    Senior Partner, Healthcare Group, Arsenal Capital Partners; Chairman, International Biomedical Research Alliance
  • Arthur L. Caplan, PhD

    Drs. William F. and Virginia Connolly Mitty Professor & Head, Division of Bioethics, New York University Langone Medical Center
  • Kenneth A. Getz, MBA

    FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN, CISCRP; PROFESSOR, CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF DRUG DEVELOPMENT, TUFTS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
  • Scott Hayworth, MD

    President & CEO, CareMount Medical; Senior Advisor and Advisory Board Member, Arsenal Capital Partners
  • Sir William Castell

    SENIOR ADVISOR, ARSENAL CAPITAL PARTNERS; PREVIOUSLY PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, GE HEALTHCARE
  • Angela K. Pittwood, MBA

    Vice President, WCG Vigilare
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  • Arturo Morales, PhD

    Chief Technology Officer, WCG Analgesic Solutions
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  • Bindi K. Shah, MD

    Chief Medical Officer, WCG ACI Clinical
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  • Bob Dagher, MD

    Chief Medical Officer, WCG MedAvante-ProPhase
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  • Brooke Millman, JD

    Vice President, Site Contracts & Budgets
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  • Christopher Randolph, PhD, ABPP-CN

    Chief Scientific Officer, WCG MedAvante-ProPhase
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  • Currien MacDonald, MD, CIP

    IRB Chair, WIRB
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  • Daniel Kavanagh, PhD

    Senior Scientific Advisor, Gene Therapy
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  • David A. Borasky, MPH, CIP

    Vice President, IRB Compliance
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  • David Forster, JD, MA, CIP

    Chief Compliance Officer
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  • Diane Carozza

    Vice President, Clinical Strategic Solutions
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  • Janet Wittes, PhD

    Founder and President, WCG Statistics Collaborative
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  • Jeffrey A. Cooper, MD, MMM

    Vice President, Process & Strategic Improvement
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  • Jill Johnston

    President, Study Planning and Site Optimization Division
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  • Jonathan Seltzer, MD, MBA, MA, FACC

    Chief Scientific Officer, WCG
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  • Kendra Hayden

    Business Transformation Program Lead
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  • Linda B. Sullivan, MBA

    Metrics Champion Consortium Co-Founder & Executive Director
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  • Linda Martin

    President & Founder, WCG KMR Group
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  • Lindsay McNair, MD, MPH, MSB

    Chief Medical Officer
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  • Lori Abrams

    Executive Director, Patient Advocacy & Diversity
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  • Mark G. A. Opler, PhD, MPH

    Chief Research Officer, WCG MedAvante-ProPhase
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  • Mike Cioffi

    Senior Vice President, Clinical Solutions and Strategic Partnerships at WCG MedAvante-Prophase
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  • Nathaniel Katz, MD, MS

    Chief Science Officer, WCG Analgesic Solutions
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  • Nicholas Slack, MBE

    Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer
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  • Seth Nelson

    Vice President Operations, WCG ThreeWire
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  • Sofija Jovic, PhD, MBA

    Business Transformation Advisor
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  • Steve Smith

    President, Patient Advocacy
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  • Steven Beales

    Senior Vice President, Safety Solutions, Scientific and Regulatory Review, WCG
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  • Stuart Horowitz, PhD, MBA

    Advisor, Institutions & Institutional Services
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The WCG Oncology Advisory Board is made up of thought-leaders in oncology who provide WCG with guidance and strategic counsel on the changing landscape of research in oncology.

  • Amy B. Heimberger, MD

    Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, MD Anderson Cancer Center
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  • Arnold J. Levine, PhD

    Professor Emeritus, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Natural Sciences
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  • George Demetri, MD

    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
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  • Howard Scher, MD

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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  • James Rothman, PhD

    Yale University; Recipient, Nobel Prize in Medicine, 2013
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  • John E. Neiderhuber, MD

    Former CEO, Inova Translational Medicine Institute
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The WCG Gene Therapy Advisory Board provides guidance and strategic counsel to WCG and our clients, ensuring that knowledge and best practices are reflected in the company’s oversight of human gene transfer research, which involves the careful coordination of institutional review board (IRB) and institutional biosafety committee (IBC) reviews.

  • Arnold J. Levine, PhD

    Professor Emeritus, Institute for Advanced Study, School of Natural Sciences
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  • Carl June, MD

    Richard W. Vague Professor In Immunotherapy, University of Pennsylvania
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  • Hans-Peter Kiem, MD, Dr. MED

    Endowed Chair for Cell and Gene Therapy, Fred Hutch; Professor of Medicine, University of Washington
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  • Mark Bagarazzi, MD

    Former Chief Medical Officer, Inovio Pharmaceuticals
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  • Tony Reid, MD, PhD

    Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Diego

The CNS Scientific Leadership Team reflects multiple specialties within the therapeutic area of central nervous system (CNS). The specialists provide expert guidance to WCG’s clients, while also supporting the design and execution of WCG’s technology-enabled solutions applied to clinical trials in neurodegenerative and behavioral health disorders.

  • Andrew J. Cutler, MD

    Expertise: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Psychiatry
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  • Christoph Correll, MD

    Expertise: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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  • James E. Galvin, MD, MPH

    Expertise: Non-Alzheimer’s Disease Dementias and Neurobehavior
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  • Leo Verhagen Metman, MD, PhD

    Expertise: Parkinson’s Disease
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  • Leslie Citrome, MD, MPH

    Expertise: Schizophrenia and Psychosis
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  • Michael R. Liebowitz, MD

    Expertise: Social Anxiety Disorders
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  • Philip Scheltens, MD, PhD

    Expertise: Alzheimer’s Disease
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  • Scott J. Hunter, PhD

    Expertise: Neurodevelopment, Autism and Rare & Orphan Disorders
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