Ellen M Derrico
Ellen Derrico is currently leading a transformation for IQVIA Technology Solutions Global Business Unit as Vice President, Global Product Marketing.Ellen’s functional background spans marketing, sales, business & market development, R&D, and clinical.Her industry experience is in Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Life Sciences, Medical Device, and Technologies spanning these and other industries.
Before joining IQVIA, Ellen had her own consulting practice for several early stage and start up companies, where she advised HIMSS on their 2017 & 2018 Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Security program. Prior that, Ellen was the Sr. Director Product Marketing for Healthcare & Life Sciences at RES Software; and led the strategy and execution for Healthcare & Life Sciences market development at Qlik, where revenues doubled year over year, 4 years in a row, during her tenure.
Throughout her career, Ellen has held various global executive and leadership roles with large and small life sciences and technology companies including Paragon Rx (now InVentiv Health) , P-wave, Hewlett-Packard (now Agilent Life Sciences), BioPort Corporation (now Emergent BioSolutions), Fast Track Systems (now Medidata Solutions), TriPath Imaging (now Becton Dickenson), Dionex (now Thermo-Fisher), and SAP Life Sciences Business Unit.
In her free time, Ellen is an avid networker. She founded and chaired the Greater Philadelphia Senior Executive Group (now called Beacon) Life Sciences & Healthcare Subgroup from inception in January 2009 until January 2016. She holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemistry from Purdue University and an M.B.A degree from Temple University Fox School of Business Executive Program, both with honors.