Rochelle, Virginia (May 17, 2017) – NDA Partners Chairman Carl Peck, MD, announced today that Richard Kenley, PhD, senior business executive and former CEO of Eurofins Advantar Laboratories and President of Pharmaceutical Development Business Unit of Cardinal Health, has joined the firm as an Expert Consultant. In addition to his position at Eurofins and Cardinal Health, he was former Chief Operating Officer at Anaborex, Senior VP and General Manager of the San Diego Facility of Magellan (acquired by Cardinal Health), and Founder and General Manager of Cabrillo Laboratories (acquired by Magellan). Dr. Kenley is a recognized industry leader with experience in R&D, start-up and in multinational corporate environments with expertise in small molecule and protein therapeutics, drug delivery systems and manufacturing.
In his early career, Dr. Kenley was Senior VP of Product Development at Amylin Pharmaceuticals; Director of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Genetics Institute; Associate Director of Chemistry R&D, Baxter Healthcare Corp.; Department Head, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Syntex Research; and Section Head, Medical Chemistry, Stanford Research Institute, International.
“Dr. Kenley’s extensive experience in the start-up and multinational corporate environments, in addition to his expertise in small molecule and protein therapeutics, drug delivery system development and manufacturing will provide an excellent resource to our clients,” said Dr. David Savello, Partner and Manager, Product Quality & CMC Practice. “We are very pleased to welcome him to NDA Partners.”
Dr. Kenley earned his PhD in Chemistry from the University of California, San Diego and his BSc in Chemistry from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pharmaceutical Scientists, has four patents, and more than 60 peer-reviewed research publications.
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