Wilmington Healthcare makes key senior appointment

News Release

20  December 2017  

Wilmington Healthcare makes key senior appointment

Intelligence provider Wilmington Healthcare, which incorporates Binley’s, NHiS, Wellards and HSJ, has appointed Matthew Kirby as Business Development Director.

In his new post, Matthew will lead a team of Business Development Managers who work across areas ranging from multichannel marketing and data analytics to advising on the redesign of NHS services and partnership working.

Matthew has joined Wilmington Healthcare from Janssen Pharmaceuticals, where he spent the past 18 months working as Regional Business Manager for the company’s diabetes sales team across the South-East region.

Prior to that, Matthew worked for Janssen as a Multichannel Manager, which involved supporting the use of the company’s channel planner, and informing and guiding business strategy in this area.

Other posts that he has held at Janssen include Customer and Field Support Team Manager and also Health Economy Liaison Manager (Market Access), responsible for delivering accelerated market access within specific therapy areas.

Matthew moved to Janssen in 2010 from Nycomed Pharmaceuticals, where he helped to achieve market access across the company’s portfolio in his role as Healthcare Development Specialist.

Gareth Thomas, Managing Director of Wilmington Healthcare, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Matthew to his new post, where he will play a pivotal role in supporting and enhancing the work of the business development team.

“Having spent many years working in the pharma industry in sales, market access and business development roles, Matthew has a wealth of knowledge and experience, and he will be a very valuable asset to the team.”

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About Wilmington Healthcare and Wilmington plc

Wilmington Healthcare within the UK, incorporates NHiS, Binley’s, OnMedica, Wellards and HSJ. A part of Wilmington plc whose group companies help clients turn data into actionable business benefit, Wilmington Healthcare focuses on working with its customers to turn its high quality healthcare data into meaningful intelligence to support their business objectives and the improvement of healthcare.

Wilmington plc focuses on three key knowledge areas: Risk & Compliance, Professional, and Healthcare. Wilmington’s businesses enable professionals and their organisations to perform better by providing quality, relevant and reliable information, education and networking. For more information on Wilmington plc visit www.wilmingtonplc.com.