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Sy Pretorius

Executive Vice President, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer
Sy has been with PAREXEL 20+ years, closely collaborating with global clients to design and optimize drug/device development strategies and plans, as well as find, evaluate & purchase assets. As a member of PAREXEL’s executive leadership team, Sy is responsible for overall leadership of PAREXEL service lines & business units including Global Medical Services and Translational Medicine (Genomics, Modeling & Simulation), Biomarkers, Real World Data Services, Real World Evidence, Safety Services, Regulatory Outsourcing and The Medical Affairs Company (Medical Science Liaisons). Sy is passionate about drug development and leads company forums and initiatives focused on clinical trial innovation and expanding PAREXEL’s capabilities and services.