PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Premier Research Group plc (AIM: PRG) announces the appointment of Melissa Jones as Vice President, International Business Development. Ms. Jones will be responsible for leading the International Business Development group.
Ms. Jones previously held a senior business development position within Kendle International leading a Global Key Account group. She has over 11 years experience within business development in the CRO sector with such companies as Innovex, Quintiles, MDS Pharma Services, and Kendle International. Ms. Jones began her career working within data management for Innovex progressing to team management where she was also responsible for the insourcing of data managers within the pharmaceutical sector. Ms. Jones has a BSc Honors degree in Biology from the University of Portsmouth.
Commenting on Ms. Jones' appointment, Peter Malamis, President, Global Corporate Development, said, "We are delighted to be able to welcome Melissa into the organization in this important role both as a leader for our International Sales group and as a member of our senior management team. Melissa brings to the company extensive business development and management experience and will make an immediate and significant impact on the continued successful growth of the company."
About Premier Research
Premier Research is a leading solutions-driven CRO leveraging our commitment to therapeutic focus and scientific expertise to deliver clinical trial services of the highest quality for biopharmaceutical and medical device companies. They are leader in clinical research for Analgesia, CNS, Infectious Disease, and Oncology and have a wealth of experience in medical device and pediatric research. Premier Research has 29 offices and operates in more than 30 countries across Europe and North America. Premier Research employs more than 850 clinical professionals dedicated first and foremost to fulfilling each client's requirements in a timely, accurate and cost-effective manner. This includes a strong international network of monitors and project management professionals combined with regulatory, data management, statistical, scientific and medical experts, and staff at well-established network of dedicated clinical sites.
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