NEW YORK, April 18, 2012—Kantar Health, a leading healthcare-focused global consultancy and marketing insights company, has named Richard Goosey Senior Director of Advanced Methods for Kantar Health UK. Mr. Goosey has 30 years of consultancy experience in marketing sciences and advanced analytics on both the agency and client side covering both healthcare and consumer markets.
Mr. Goosey joins Kantar Health from Roche UK, where he specialized in business planning and forecasting in support of the Oncology HER2 Franchise. Prior to Roche he was Head of Business Intelligence and Commercial Planning for Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals UK, specializing in psychiatry and neurology, where he provided business support services across the brand portfolio. Mr. Goosey is a Fellow of the Market Research Society (MRS) and is currently the Chief Examiner for the MRS Diploma in Analyzing and Interpreting Quantitative Data. He is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society and has served on the Social Statistics Committee.
Mr. Goosey is a chartered statistician with a first degree in Applied Statistics and Master’s degree in Mathematical Techniques of Statistics and Operational Research from London University.
“We are delighted to welcome Richard into the Kantar Health family,” says Jim Needell, Managing Director, UK. “His vast experience in designing complex studies and consulting with senior clients continues our evolution as a business to better meet the changing needs of our clients.”
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