Prescient hires Gerald Dunstan as Chief Strategy Officer to execute the company’s growth strategy.
LONDON, August 17, 2021 — Prescient, a biopharma product and portfolio strategy partner, announces the recent appointment of Dr. Gerald Dunstan to lead the company’s strategic planning and transformation and change management.
Gerald joins Prescient as the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) based out of our London office. He is a molecular biologist by training and completed his PhD in antimicrobial drug discovery under the highly regarded Glaxo Scholarship Program. After several years of working across drug discovery and development in Europe and North America, Gerald transitioned to the world of management consulting, where he honed his skills in both developing and executing strategy and driving transformational change. He has spent the last 20 years working exclusively within the healthcare and life sciences sectors, including leading practices at McKinsey & Company and KPMG, serving clients across the value chain encompassing R&D strategy, clinical development strategy, portfolio strategy, medical affairs strategy and value and access strategy. At Prescient, Gerald will lead the charge in shaping and executing our ambitious growth plan to deliver on our vision and mission.
“As we continue to evolve and diversify the role Prescient plays in helping clients develop, launch and market medicines, it’s critical that we invest in and shape our business so each of our Centers of Excellence, regional offices and support functions can work seamlessly together to deliver both optimal value to our clients and rewarding career opportunities for our employees,” says Jamie Denison-Pender, CEO. “Gerald’s background, character and belief system couldn’t be more suited for this critical role. The combination of his scientific background, industry expertise, consulting pedigree and change management experience will allow him to identify and understand the needs of our team, our clients and our shareholders. He fully buys into our vision, is excited by our growth story to date and has the people skills required to take us all on the journey. Our growth strategy couldn’t be in a safer pair of hands.”
Biographies and contact information for the Prescient senior team can be found on www.PrescientHG.com.