US pharma specialist J&D Associates has appointed David Morley as US Director of Forecasting & Modeling and John Freeman as Client Service Director in its Boston-based operation.
Morley previously held senior roles at Precision Analytic Services, Neiman Marcus and the National Association of Dental Plans. He joins with more than 10 years’ experience in sophisticated modeling and analytical techniques, and in his new role he will lead the forecasting and modeling component of J&D Associates’ offering in the USA.
Freeman also has more than a decade of experience gained in pharma’ and biotech market research, marketing strategy, portfolio management and pipeline development. He previously held roles with AlphaDetail as Consulting Director, GfK Market Measures as an AVP, and Datamonitor as the Head of US Healthcare Consulting and Director of New Products.
Managing Director David James said of the appointments: ‘David and John both bring significant expertise in our core areas of forecasting and modeling and delivering high quality decision support consulting to our clients.’
J&D Associates was founded in the UK by Santanu Das and David James in 2005. In December, the firm partnered with GfK’s oncology subsidiary GfK Research Matters to market its EQM platform for use with GfK’s tracking data.