BATON Referral Network
The BATON Referral Network is a community of life science professionals committed to the growth of North Carolina-based companies.
These service providers and CEO candidates represent a vast array of business and technical expertise, and were prequalified by NCBiotech. Service providers pledge to contribute services or provide preferential pricing for referrals coming through the BATON network database.
There is no cost to qualified Service Providers to participate in the BATON program. However, participating Service Providers are expected to offer some or all of their services for referrals coming through the BATON network database under one or more of the following terms: pro bono, discounted, at cost, deferred, fixed cost, service for equity.
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Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & US Operations
Associate Director, Clinical Scientist, Immunology
Johnson & Johnson (non-NC)
Executive Coach and Speaker
Senior Director, Early Research
Associate Director, Business Development
Pharmaron is a premier R&D service provider for the life sciences industry. Founded in 2004, Pharmaron has invested in its people and facilities, and established a broad spectrum of research, development and manufacturing service capabilities throughout the entire drug discovery, preclinical and clinical development process across multiple therapeutic modalities, including small molecules, biologics and CGT products. With over 19,000 employees, and operations in China, the U.S., and the U.K., Pharmaron has an excellent track record in the delivery of R&D solutions to its partners in North America, Europe, Japan and China.
President and CEO
Sales Account Manager
Director of Sales
Our objective is to help organizations achieve tangible results and lasting improvements via successful project delivery, continuous process improvement, and effective change management.
We are an energetic team of 70+ field-experienced professionals with skills in Engineering & IT Project Management, Commissioning, Qualification & Validation (CQV), Computer System Validation (CSV), Data Integrity, Quality, Compliance & Operational Excellence, Regulatory Affairs, and Training.
Technical Operations Manager
Senior Business Consultant
Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Enterprise
Over 40 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry in both management and technical leadership roles involving development of biotechnology products, drug delivery systems, leading and managing R&D organizations and working effectively with external partners and academic institutions on projects and various technology/innovation initiatives. Broad background and expertise in pharmaceutical sciences, parenteral technologies for development and manufacture of both small and large molecules including monoclonal antibody and peptides, drug product commercialization and knowledge of regulatory expectations for registration of pharmaceutical products in global markets. Understanding of the genetic medicine field with experience in development of lipid nanoparticle delivery systems for gene therapy products and development / manufacture of mRNA based formulations. Expertise in the areas of ADME and biopharmaceutics as applicable to both small and large molecules as well as understanding of subcutaneous absorption of macromolecules and its application to development of patient self-administration delivery systems for biologics. Extensive experience in partnering and collaborating with academic institutions, national research institutes, participating in various consortiums and industrial partnerships to drive the innovation agenda for the organization. Broad experience in conducting due diligence evaluations for assessment of new technologies and in-licensing of both early and late phase clinical assets.