Oscar Podesta has joined PSI as head of Latin America. Mr. Podesta has 16 years of experience in research. Prior to joining PSI, he worked in the clinical research business field, working as a manager for central laboratory services, and has held positions in operations and strategic development at international CROs and SMOs in Latin America that have included clinical start-up activities in the region.
“We are very pleased to have Oscar join PSI at a time when we are expanding our operational presence in the region which is directly driven by a strong interest and demand from our clients worldwide,” said Boris Iossel, head of project management, The Americas. “Oscar brings a wealth of experience and a clear understanding of specifics of growing a successful operation and understands the challenges of conducting high quality clinical studies in Latin America. Oscar will lead our expansion, oversee opening more of our new offices and manage the continuing growth of our personnel across Latin American region.”