Innoplexus Announces New North American Affiliate Helmed by Former Merck KGaA Executive
Leader in Pharmaceutical Research AI expands North American Presence.
HOBOKEN, NJ, May 10, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Innoplexus, a leader in artificial intelligence and data analytics solutions for pharmaceutical and life science research, announced today the opening of Innoplexus Americas. This new affiliate will focus on empowering pharmaceutical companies in the United States and Latin America to achieve new heights of creativity and innovation through augmented data analytics capabilities.
Innoplexus has hired experienced pharmaceutical executive Lawrence Ganti to serve as Innoplexus America’s inaugural CEO. Mr. Ganti comes to Innoplexus with a plethora of leadership experience in the pharmaceutical space. Most recently, he was President of Merck KGaA’s Latin American business. His prior experience includes General Manager roles with Merck in Brasil and India. He was also Head of Commercial Development for Merck’s Emerging Markets Business Unit, where he consolidated the strategy and business analytics functions. Prior to his roles with Merck, Mr. Ganti held positions with McKinsey & Company and various technology starts-ups.
Mr. Ganti’s experience as a global pharmaceutical leader gives him an insider’s perspective on the opportunities and challenges within pharmaceutical innovation. He stated, “Data analytics has become a core competency for Pharma. It’s definitely not something you want to outsource. What brought me to Innoplexus is our approach of empowering pharma with customized ecosystems enhanced with relevant data grounded in the life sciences. Our tools and people speak the language of pharma and apply that to our AI and Machine Learning technologies.”