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Board of Directors

The current ACRO Chair, Chair-Elect and immediate Past-Chair constitute the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors. All Regular Members of ACRO maintain a seat on the Board.

Officers

Ciaran Murray (Bio
ACRO Chairman
Chief Executive Officer
ICON plc

Jamie Macdonald (Bio
ACRO Vice Chairman

Chief Executive Officer
INC Research

Josef von Rickenbach (Bio
Immediate Past Chairman
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
PAREXEL

Christopher Gaenzle

ACRO Treasurer
General Counsel

INC Research

Diarmaid Cunnigham (Bio
ACRO Secretary
General Counsel and Company Secretary
ICON plc

Board Members

Joe Herring (Bio
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Covance

David Simmons (Bio
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
PPD

Derek Winstanly, MBCHB (Bio
Chief Customer and Governance Officer
Quintiles Transnational Corp. 

Ray Hill

President

inVentiv Health Clinical

Directors Emeritus

Fred Eshelman, Pharm.D.
Executive Chairman
PPD

Dennis Gillings, Ph.D.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Quintiles Transnational