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Concept Life Sciences
By Melissa Fassbender
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Concept Life Sciences has appointed Helen McKeever (image left) as program manager for the group and David Halverson (image right) as US head of sales.
“I am delighted to have joined Concept Life Sciences at this exciting time in the company's evolution into a fully integrated drug discovery and development organisation,” McKeever told us.
“I am looking forward to working with our talented teams of scientists, utilizing my experience gained from nearly 30 years in the CRO and pharma industries, in implementing a robust program managed approach that will ensure our clients achieve their development goals.”
McKeever joins Concept from RedX Pharma where she was a project manager. She has more than 29 years of experience in the contract research and pharmaceutical industry, previously holding roles at Almac Discovery and Covance Laboratories.
Halverson, as the new US head of sales, will be responsible for leading Concept’s US business development team and driving expansion of the company’s US-based services.
He was previously president and COO of Protea Biosciences, and has held roles with MPI Research, Huntingdon Life Sciences, Quintiles, PPD, and Covance Laboratories.