Aptuit names Jonathan Goldman as Chief Executive


He joins the firm from global contract research organisation ICON Clinical Research

Aptuit has appointed Jonathan Goldman as Chief Executive, completing the company's senior management leadership team.

Goldman has been tasked with growing Aptuit as a leading provider of outsourced services in the early development space by establishing new partnerships with clients and pursuing strategic acquisitions. He joins the company from global contract research organisation ICON Clinical Research.

At ICON, Goldman was most recently Executive Vice President, Global Strategic and Business Development and a member of the senior leadership team. His accomplishments at ICON included record sales growth, and the development of successful business relationships with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Previously, his roles at ICON included Executive Vice President, Operations, Strategic Programs and Chief Medical Officer, ICON Medical Imaging.

Before joining ICON, Goldman spent seven years as Chief Medical Officer of POINT Biomedical, a US-based biopharmaceutical company that discovered and developed microsphere technologies and drugs.

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In addition, he has held honorary academic positions of increasing responsibility at the University of California since 2000, most recently as Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology.