Global pharma market research
specialist The Research Partnership
has appointed Richard Head as Director,
in order to support the company’s ambitious plans for future growth. Based at
the company’s London Headquarters, Richard has been tasked with further
developing European business and with servicing existing clients, working
within the EU team, led by Angela Duffy, Senior Director. He joins a team of 13
international Directors and 70 researchers.
a Director at Cegedim Strategic Data, Richard Head brings with him a wealth of
pharma experience, having led a team which significantly increased sales in his
area of responsibility and conducted large multi-national projects for domestic
and global pharma clients. Richard has experience of both qualitative and
quantitative studies, having managed longitudinal patient data studies, large
quantitative tracking studies as well as bespoke qualitative research projects.
Richard is also strong in data analysis, having used cluster analysis, factor
analysis and secondary data to support research findings.
is an active member of EphMRA (European Pharmaceutical Market Research
Association), ESOMAR (European Society for Opinion and Marketing Research) and
the BHBIA (British Healthcare Business Intelligence Association) and he
contributed to the BHBIA’s Adverse Event Reporting Task Force.
on his appointment, Mark Jeffery, Founding Director said, “We are delighted
that Richard has joined the company. He is an enthusiastic and proactive
individual, who is constantly generating new business ideas and challenging the
status quo. As we continue to grow our European business, we need talented
individuals like Richard who can support our existing business and continually
look at ways to develop and deliver new services. I think Richard will make a
very positive contribution to our EU team and very much look forward to working
Richard has an MA in Engineering Science from Oxford University and an MBA (with a focus on Marketing) from Drexel University.
Julie Denny, Marketing Director
T: +44 207 386 4766
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About The Research
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