Senior Vice President, Strategic Consulting
Peter Russell leads the Strategic Consulting organization at Cytel. He has over 30 years of experience in Consulting which includes transformational change programs across clinical development, regulatory affairs, and product safety for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical products companies. Before joining Cytel, Peter worked at Deloitte Consulting for 11 years. He was a Partner in the Strategy & Analytics practice within the Life Sciences sector, the primary consulting partner for several global accounts, and a member of Deloitte’s R&D leadership team.
Prior to Deloitte, Peter spent 12 years at Accenture where he was a Partner in the Life Sciences practice. His project work included operating strategy, process redesign, performance measurement, organizational design, systems implementation, and outsourcing. In addition to his consulting experience, he helped built and run Accenture’s Clinical Services Outsourcing offering.
Peter holds an MBA in Finance and Policy from the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois.