James is a Vice President in EY’s Life Sciences practice with more than 10+ years of experience in life sciences and healthcare sectors. Prior to joining EY, James was a Director with Navigant Consulting, a management consulting firm, where he supported global pharmaceutical companies with commercial, medical, and R&D strategies aligned to portfolio and franchise capabilities, organizational design, M&A and licensing to commercial growth, and therapeutic area strategies to prioritize internal programs and inform external activities. He led teams that supported global clients with direct experience in US, EU, Asia, Africa, and South America. Most recently he worked with a European Oncology and Rare Disease Franchise to re-design the organizational structure and ways of working to enable 4x franchise growth in 5 years.
Health technology continues to be an area of growth and innovation. This presentation will highlight a select set of technology platforms that are relevant for employers and employees such as virtual primary care tools, prescription managers, specialty disease portals, patient journals, among others. The speaker will share an analysis of the relevant technology platforms, findings from a recent survey conducted among appropriate stakeholders, share an analysis of recent investment activities, and be prepared to discuss insights and implications for employers to consider as companies look forward to 2020 and beyond.