PCI Pharma Services has appointed Laura Zurlinden as business development director for West Coast commercial packaging.
She joins PCI with more than two decades of successful industry experience. Laura will be responsible for developing opportunities and building sales to ensure continued growth and success in this expanding key market.
Laura is an experienced Sales and Business Development professional with over 20 years in the outsourced pharmaceutical services market, including commercial contract packaging, clinical trial services, as well as packaging material supply for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries.
Prior to joining PCI, Laura held a number of business development roles in the industry at leading service providers.
PCI sales and marketing senior vice president Phil DiGiacomo said: “We are very excited to have Laura join the PCI team. She brings a tremendous amount of experience and knowledge to our organization and will be invaluable as a leader in the West Coast territory.
“Laura offers a significant depth of technical knowledge both in clinical development and successful commercialization that will truly benefit our clients as they look to develop life-saving medicines for patients around the world.I’m excited to join PCI Pharma Services and apply my experiences to my new position.
“I value the opportunity to work with clients in the development and commercialization of new medicines. I am looking forward to helping clients create optimal packaging solutions and realize successful commercialization of their innovative new therapies.”