ASHBURN, Va., May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- IT Cadre, an innovative enterprise systems engineering and software development firm, specializing in Visualization Engineering ®, announces that Ellen McDonald has been hired as Managing Director, Life Sciences and Financial Services.
"We are very excited to have Ellen join our leadership team," said Mark Madigan, President and CEO. Adding, "Ellen is extremely talented and has a deep understanding of what it takes to help our customers achieve success."
Ellen brings 25 years of executive leadership in the biopharmaceutical industry having led businesses in a venerable mix of two large Fortune 50 pharmaceutical companies, three biopharmaceutical start-ups and a global clinical research organization. Her strong foundational knowledge of the biopharmaceutical industry, as well as her experience in raising capital and driving deal structures, makes Ellen ideally suited to lead IT Cadre's expansion in the Life Sciences and Financial Services Industries.
Ellen's has a Bachelor of Science degree in General Engineering from the United States Military Academy, West Point. She served for five years abroad as a Military Police officer in the U.S. Army, achieving the rank of Captain. Ellen also earned a Masters of Business Administration degree from Columbia University.
"I am truly honored to join such a smart, talented IT Cadre team. IT Cadre's Visualization Engineering is unparalleled in the industry and does what no other firms do: making complex business challenges understandable and actionable. Visualization Engineering is truly needed in the Life Sciences and Financial Services Industries and I look forward to building on IT Cadre's tremendous success," said Ellen.
IT Cadre, headquartered in the Washington DC metro area, has been a trusted partner to federal government agencies, major corporations, and small commercial customers for 15 years. For more information, visit www.itcadre.com/success-stories/pharmaceutical/.
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