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Syneos has appointed a new general counsel and corporate secretary, in addition to a chief accounting officer (CAO), Jonathan Olefson and Robert Parks, respectively.
Olefson will lead Syneos Health’s global legal, compliance, and quality functions as the general counsel and corporate secretary, a role in which he will report directly to CEO Alistair Macdonald.
Prior to Syneos, Olefson was the senior vice president, general counsel and secretary of Cotiviti Holdings. Before this, he held a similar role at Cognizant Technology Solutions.
Parks joins Syneos from Iqvia, where he was the senior vice president, corporate controller and principal accounting officer. In his new role he will oversee shared services, SEC reporting, SOX compliance and accounting policies/research, reporting to Syneos Health CFO Jason Meggs.
Prior to Iqvia, Parks served in leadership roles TMX Finance, Allscripts, and N.E.W. Customer Service.