Kat Jones has been appointed director, marketing and commercial operations at Penn Pharma. Ms. Jones will be based out of the company’s Tredegar offices in South Wales, where the company is launching its new contained manufacturing operation. She will also serve on the company’s executive board.
Ms. Jones has more than 18 years of experience in various senior sales and marketing roles. Previously, she worked on a consultancy basis and has held positions at Bupa, Archimedes, Pfizer Marketing, and Aventis.
Chief executive officer Dr. Richard Yarwood said, “2013 is going to be a significant year for us at Penn Pharma and so it is vital we have the right components in place to support the demand for both our existing and new services. Kat has the perfect attitude, experience and approach to making sure our client base continues to receive the expertise and service they require, whilst making sure the world knows about our new contained facility and I am confident that Kat is just the person to help us make that known to the industry and really put Penn Pharma on the map.”