Kyle Given

Senior Vice President, Clinical Solutions & Strategic Partnerships


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Kyle Given is Senior Vice President, Clinical Solutions and Strategic Partnerships, bringing almost 30 years of industry experience, knowledge and insights to the job. In his role at WCG, Kyle works closely with our client partners to understand their biggest R&D challenges to create custom solutions for them. In addition to his role as a Strategic Partner, he will focus on expanding our Study Planning and Site Optimization solutions, including the application of our Knowledge Base™ to help create clinical trial insights. One of his current passions is building sustainable partnerships and solutions that drive diversity and inclusion across our clinical trial ecosystem.

Prior to joining WCG, Kyle was Senior Director, Strategic Business Improvements at Johnson & Johnson where he led a team of internal change management consultants who helped executive leaders implement large-scale process improvements. Two of his projects included establishing a Feasibility Center of Excellence (COE) and a business unit responsible for deploying business solutions across J&J divisions. During his years at Medidata Solutions, Kyle focused on designing technology-based applications for both protocol feasibility and risk-based monitoring. Both solution areas incorporated big data analytics and machine-learning processes that enabled clinical teams to generate observational insights and make informed decisions about clinical trial planning and execution.