Experienced Senior Operations/Project Manager possessing comprehensive knowledge of project and program management techniques. Natural leader driven to motivate teams to exceed business goals and targets while under pressure. Assertive and enthusiastic, with more than 15 years of management experience and extensive knowledge of the Clinical Trials industry.
ACHIEVEMENTS:Instrumental in the establishment of newly formed business venture Sonic Clinical Trials Pty. Ltd. Successfully completed the development of a fully validated Clinical Trials Management System along with an accredited central laboratory with supporting operations facilities and SOP's. Achieved projected business plan goals within expected time lines in order to turn Sonic Clinical Trials into a successful and profitable division of Sonic Healthcare which is now servicing the pharmaceutical and biotech industries running clinical trials in the Asia-Pacific region.
ACHIEVEMENTS:Regional coordination and management of over 800 clinical studies in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific spanning over 12 years. Studies spanned over 20 different therapeutic areas and serviced over 2000 regional investigator site locations. Effectively built a strong operations/customer support team and production facility. Laboratory for Covance CLS Singapore was established in 2000. Provided support and training of new Covance CLS personnel in all client support and sample management departments.
ACHIEVEMENTS:Founding member of the Sonic Clinical Trials division of Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology under exclusive contract to Covance Central Laboratory Services Inc. Received training at international Covance Europe and US locations as well as on site in Sydney. Training was given in all necessary lab and operational functions required to support the central laboratory services in the region for Covance CLS.
Operations Start-Up, Organizational Skills, Project Management, Team Building and Leadership, Business Development, Departmental Operations Management, Staff Training and Development, Vendor and Contract Negotiations, Customer Relations, Quality Management, Logistics, Communication Skills, Workflow Planning, Time Management, Biological Samples Transportation Logistics, IATA Dangerous Goods, Systems User Requirement Specifications, Systems Validation
ARCS Australia - Association Regulatory and Clinical Scientists
DIA - Drug Information Association
Clinical Partnerships Asia
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