Perry Consulting, LLC

Global Clinical Operations Expertise

linda perry riera

Linda Perry Riera

Clinical Operations Leader for the biotechnology and drug development industry in the Boston area

  • Managing the operations of complex global clinical programs and studies all phases of development
  • Building, guiding, and mentoring small and large teams across geographies to deliver on portfolio goals
  • Managing clinical study budgets up to $300 million and operation budgets of $25 million
  • Developing effective sponsor-CRO relationships
  • Implementing efficient and compliant processes to support study delivery and inspection readiness
  • Rare diseases including: spinal muscular atrophy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, trigeminal neuralgia, hemophilia A&B, sickle cell disease, hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn, myasthenia gravis, and various pediatric indications
  • Neurology, CNS and neurodegeneration: multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, pain, Parkinson’s, stroke, schizophrenia, bipolar, depression, autism
  • Additional:  immunology (Crohns, ulcerative colitis, lupus), oncology (melanoma), cardiovascular (hypercholesterolemia, hypertension, cardiac imaging)

Early, mid and late stage international clinical operations, filing preparations, and inspection readiness of many programs and studies leading to regulatory approvals and line extensions:

  • Dimethyl fumarate/Tecfidera, peginterferon beta-1a/Plegridy, and daclizumab/Zynbrita (multiple sclerosis)
  • Recombinant Fc fusion proteins/Eloctate and Alprolix (hemophilia A and B)
  • Yervoy/ipilimumab (malignant melanoma)
  • Abilify/aripiprizole (schizophrenia, bipolar)
  • Cardiolite/Technetium Tc99m Sestamibi (pediatric cardiac imaging)
  • Pravachol/pravastatin (pediatric familial hypercholesterolemia)

Do You Need...

Reliable Study Delivery

  • Provide interim front line portfolio, program or study leadership
  • Develop operational plans to support the delivery of strong data to timelines, budget and quality goals
  • Implement effective sponsor – vendor relationships
  • Improve operational processes

To Evolve Your Clinical Functions

  • Assess company needs, develop FTE and outsourcing strategy in alignment with long term goals
  • Hire, train and mentor clinical staff
  • Integrate clinical functions across alliance partners or business units

Clinical Operations Innovation

  • Assess current practices and teams to align with future direction of company
  • Develop meaningful metrics to drive decisions, performance, and quality data

A Leader of Clinical Development Operations

  • Provide interim senior leadership of development operation functions (including study operations, data management, biostatistics, medical writing, vendor management, etc.)
  • Align clinical operation activities and goals with company priorities