John Finan, director, is a career-long life science business executive leading Baker Tilly’s business development efforts in the life sciences industry sector; he also represents the Baker Tilly life science practice’s organic and national geographic expansion initiative. John joined the Baker Tilly healthcare consulting practice in 2017 leading the commercial enablement practice and supporting the market access team.
John is a former pharmaceutical industry executive with a broad understanding of the functional components of the life science company serving 12 years as a general manager in both corporate and advertising agency sectors; prior spending 14 years learning the industry in functional roles from field sales, hospital and govt sales, medical education, sales management, market access, new product development and regional operations; involved on the periphery, of clinical development, regulatory and legal compliance, finance, accounting, risk management.
His mission is to provide clients and colleagues an objective problem-solving collaborator who: understands the environment life science companies exist within; can view their business challenges to protect and enhance their enterprise valuation from the lens of a general manager, helping them mitigate fear, uncertainty, and doubt to enhance their decision-making confidence to protect value and enhance growth.
Pharmaceutical industry – 26 years internal corporate executive
Management consulting - life science commercial strategy and operations