Eric is a Ph.D. trained scientist and a PMP-certified drug development leader with over 20 years of experience in government and bio-pharmaceutical settings. Eric’s professional experience includes leadership and management positions for various drug development projects from upstream target identification/selection through global Phase III/IV clinical development programs and lifecycle management, all in unique therapeutic areas; in some cases including strong Alliance Management components. In addition to his experience in drug development, Eric has also worked on device development, capital improvement and process improvement projects. Eric attributes his success to strong problem-solving/leadership skills, expertise in drug development, ability to understand the therapeutic approach at the molecular level, a drive for results and knowing how to use tools as a means to an end rather than ends in of themselves.