San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 02, 2012
CBPartners, one of the world’s leading authorities on strategic issues related to healthcare, is excited to welcome Kevin Wong, Ph.D., to lead the Commercial Planning and Portfolio Optimisation practice, and to head the West Coast Office.
With a strong foundation in biopharmaceutical analytics, strategy and commercialisation, Dr. Wong provides an excellent strategic resource for clients around the globe. Dr. Wong’s work with Genentech as a Senior Product Manager and Senior Market Planning Manager spanned strategy and market analysis, as well as pipeline, in-line, and brand launch strategy across specialty biopharmaceutical and general medicine products. Dr. Wong also brings extensive pricing and market access expertise from his time as an engagement manager with IMS Consulting Group.
“CBPartners brings an edge to strategic consulting support uncommonly experienced by pharmaceutical companies these days,” Dr. Wong explains. “Having been both a consultant and a client, I recognised the philosophical difference between CBPartners and many other service providers. I am thrilled to join the team and lead the expansion of services to commercial planning and portfolio optimisation.”
Cyrus Chowdhury, CBPartners Chief Executive Officer, states, “Dr. Wong’s deep commercial and consulting expertise raises our capabilities to new levels. The depth of our commercial insights will be significantly amplified through Dr. Wong’s commercial dexterity.”
Dr. Wong leads CBPartners’ San Francisco office, and will split time between the West Coast and New York City.
CBPartners is a leading global strategy consulting firm focusing on healthcare issues for a variety of clients, including biopharmaceutical and medical device companies, and government health authorities. With global headquarters in New York City, West Coast USA regional operations in San Francisco, and European regional operations in Basel, CBPartners receives continuous intelligence updates from advisors across 73 markets. CBPartners provides expertise through five practice areas including Pricing and Market Access, Value Demonstration, Portfolio Optimisation, Commercial Planning, and Government Policy Advisory.