Ana has worked in the CRO industry for nearly 23 years, primarily in project management. She has extensive experience in delivery of clinical trials expanding from Phase II up through Phases IIIb and IV, including open-label extension and observational studies. Her more recent responsibilities included oversight of a large observational study in ophthalmology and a Phase IIIb program in diabetes.
Ana brings more than 20 years of experience working with CROs and the pharmaceutical industry. Formerly employed by Quintiles for over 17 years, she was responsible for the development and implementation of project management techniques and processes within the organization. In addition, her experience as director of clinical operations during her time at Covance offers a sound experience in leading and managing large teams. Within Evidera, Ana leads a team of directors and project managers responsible for project delivery; provides therapeutic specific operational consulting services; and, ensures and promotes implementation and compliance of best practices in project management.
Ana is based in Madrid, Spain, where she obtained her PhD at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in Immunology and joined the clinical research industry after a postdoctoral collaboration at Oxford University in the UK.