We are already seeing the impact of Barry’s efforts as we out-perform our demanding growth targets
London, UK (PRWEB) November 24, 2012
Kinapse is pleased to announce the appointment of Barry Knight, Kinapse Chief Operating Officer, to its Board of Directors. Barry, a Chartered Accountant, joined Kinapse earlier this year and brings more than twenty years’ experience at board-level in life sciences companies, most recently as CFO at AIM-listed international consultancy Fulcrum Pharma plc.
Barry has also held board-level roles at Trigen Holdings a biotechnology research company operating in London and Munich and KeyMed, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of endoscopes and other medical equipment.
Andy Black, Kinapse Chief Executive Officer, commented. “I am greatly enjoying working closely with Barry as we rapidly scale up our international operations. Barry is bringing a wealth of financial and operational expertise to our business. We are already seeing the impact of Barry’s efforts as we out-perform our demanding growth targets and financial expectations.’
Nicholas Edwards, Chairman of Kinapse, said "I am delighted to welcome Barry to our senior team, and am delighted that our Board has been strengthened by his contributions."
Barry Knight also commented: “I am pleased and excited to have joined Kinapse during a period of significant growth and look forward to working with the Board and all my new colleagues to drive progress towards achievement of Kinapse’s ambitious plans”
‘Collaborating with our clients to innovate for exceptional results’
Kinapse provides business consulting and outsourcing to life sciences organisations. Its clients include many of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, leading biotechnology, specialty pharmaceutical and medical devices companies, government organisations and industry service providers.
Headquartered in the UK, Kinapse has offices in London, Philadelphia and New Delhi with partners based in the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific and today deploys over 200 industry experts on its projects. Kinapse blends expertise from its multiple locations to deliver services for clients at highest quality and with differentiated value.
The benefits Kinapse brings to its clients include continuous productivity improvement, project cycle time reductions, decreased operating costs and mitigation of quality risks.
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