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Worldwide Clinical Trials
By Melissa Fassbender
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Gaurav Sharma, M.Pharm, PMP, C.Sci, FIBMS, MICR, has joined the company as senior vice president, therapeutic area leader, rare disease and oncology.
Sharma was previously senior vice president and head of global project management at Premier Research and has held senior roles with Icon, Takeda, and Parexel.
“I’m honored to join Worldwide, an organization that is well positioned to transform biopharmaceutical development and commercialization for early phase oncology – where we are seeing a paradigm shift with promising new strategies to treat cancer,” said Sharma.
The company also in May named Joy Clark as the new chief human resources officer, a role in which she will lead talent acquisition and development, global HR services, as well as employee engagement initiatives.
She joins the company from Valassis Digital (formerly Maxpoint). Clark said, “I cannot wait to help fuel Worldwide’s differentiation in the market by reimagining our employee experience. Our focus will be on empowering our team to remain top of the industry in expertise and ensuring they have the tools and technology to reshape the way they live and work.”