Chief Data Officer
Radek Wasiak, PhD is Chief Data Officer & Head of Europe at Cytel. As Chief Data Officer, he is in charge of developing and implementing Cytel’s informatics strategy for identifying and using a continuum of data assets to support the Cytel business, from clinical trial to e-health data and deploying these data via Cytel’s product portfolio. As Head of Europe, he provides strategic oversight and executive leadership to European business including input into communication, compensation, hiring, retention, facilities and benefits.
Prior to his current position, he was part of Evidera-PPD in various leadership roles, most recently as a Global Head of Peri- and Post-Approval Studies group, which was responsible for real world evidence research and late stage interventional trials activities. RWE and Meta Research practice areas within Evidera, focused on generating and synthesizing real-world and clinical evidence. Before joining Evidera, Radek was a research scientist at the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, where he developed an extensive expertise with multi-level claim and secondary databases as well as with different aspects of research project quality review.
Radek holds a PhD and an MA in economics from the University of Connecticut, as well as an MSc in finance and banking from the University of Economics, Poznan, Poland. He has held adjunct appointments at Trinity College (USA) and the Harvard School of Public Health.