TransCelerate Appoints Dalvir Gill as CEO
TransCelerate has named Dalvir Gill, PhD, as its Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2013. Dr. Gill will lead the independent non-profit entity, which was formed by ten healthcare and pharmaceutical companies in September to improve the quality of clinical studies and bring new medicines to patients faster by facilitating the collaboration required to solve common challenges encountered during the clinical trial process. Dr. Gill will succeed Garry Neil, MD, who has served as interim CEO. Dr. Neil will remain as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Dr. Gill has more than 25 years of drug development experience. Prior to his appointment as CEO of TransCelerate, he was the President of Phase II-IV Drug Development at PharmaNet-i3, an organization specializing in drug development services. In this role, Dr. Gill was responsible for a global business spanning nearly 40 countries.