[imageframe lightbox=”no” lightbox_image=”” style_type=”dropshadow” hover_type=”none” bordercolor=”” bordersize=”0px” borderradius=”0″ stylecolor=”” align=”left” link=”” linktarget=”_self” animation_type=”0″ animation_direction=”down” animation_speed=”0.1″ class=”” id=””][/imageframe]John is a serial intrapreneur and speaker. He is also a clinical study drop-out and digital health accelerator working to improve the global health research experience for patients and healthcare professionals. As the Head of Digital Health Acceleration at Quintiles, his focus is on partnering and executing innovation projects with biopharmaceutical companies, established innovators, start-ups, VC firms and Quintiles’ internal business units to rapidly deploy digital health approaches.

From entry level to executive leader, John’s career includes 13+ years as a corporate entrepreneur in a Fortune 500 biopharmaceutical services company. He has lead successful internal start-ups driving growth from formation to scale, accelerated novel approaches from idea to action and advised those driving innovation to impact the healthcare landscape. His work has spanned Phase 1 – commercial programs in 52 countries, >150 direct-to-patient programs in more than 30 countries and patient communities in seven countries with ~3.5M members. John provides subject-matter-expertise for customers and internal teams on direct-to-patient engagement, patient communities, late phase research, emerging technologies and digital health approaches.