Chris is an advisor to executives in the pharmaceutical and other life sciences industries for Strategy&, PwC's strategy consulting group. He is a Partner with PwC Consulting LLC, based in Tokyo. He also leads the Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences practice in PwC Japan.
He has been a partner since 2001 and has more than 30 years of experience working in and with various pharma, medical device and equipment, and healthcare companies. This includes significant work around the world, particularly in the U.S. and Asia. In fact, Chris lived in Japan for more than a decade where he served as the head of one of PwC’s management consulting business from 2006 to 2012. Chris’s client experience spans the full value chain in the pharma and medical devices segments — from suppliers to producers to providers, industry associations, global health players and vendors. Chris has led a wide variety of consulting projects as well as more than two dozen industry surveys.
Before joining PwC, Chris worked in industry in medical imaging R&D.
He earned his MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and undergraduate degrees in engineering and business through the Management and Technology Program at the University of Pennsylvania.