BOSTON, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PAREXEL International Corporation (Nasdaq: PRXL), a leading global biopharmaceutical services organization, announced today that it has promoted Mark A. Goldberg, M.D., to Chief Operating Officer (COO). Dr. Goldberg previously served as President of Clinical Research Services and Perceptive Informatics at PAREXEL. He will continue to oversee these areas of the Company and report to Josef von Rickenbach, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PAREXEL.
"Dr. Goldberg has been an asset to PAREXEL's executive management team for more than 11 years. His appointment as COO is in recognition of his strong leadership skills and increasing responsibilities, especially as we have expanded our clinical development capabilities and global footprint, including the recent extension of our capabilities in the Asia-Pacific region," said Mr. von Rickenbach. "Dr. Goldberg has led the strong performance in Clinical Research Services, our largest business segment, and has helped to build Perceptive Informatics into a leading provider of advanced technologies that facilitate the clinical development process. We look forward to his continued contributions in meeting our operational and financial goals, and solidifying our position as a global leader in full service clinical development."
Dr. Goldberg stated, "In this role, I look forward to working with our global management team to capitalize on the strong market opportunity for global biopharmaceutical services. My focus will include further strengthening our client relationships, as well as leveraging PAREXEL's leadership role in the convergence of services and technology in support of clinical research."
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