Fort Washington, PA: Ashfield US is pleased to announce the appointment of Debra Zollo as Vice President Business Development, Patient Solutions and Andrea Erlichman as Senior Manager Business Development, Patient Solutions.
Ashfield US has promoted two of its valued employees to management positions in order to better meet the needs of existing and new clients with flexible and innovative Patient Solutions service offerings.
Debra Zollo assumes her position as Vice President Business Development having most recently served as Senior Director of Patient Solutions. A trained nurse, Debra has successfully managed field teams of clinical educators for Ashfield’s Patient Solutions clients. In her new position, Debra will bring that field experience to bear in helping establish a relationship with clients that will help them in understanding options and solutions which best and compliantly meet their goals in patient support.
“I have always worked under the premise that the patient is of utmost importance,” notes Debra. “This drives everything I do. Our clients recognize and value this and we all work to put the patient at the forefront of any decision.”
Andrea Erlichman assumes the newly-created position of Senior Manager Business Development. She had previously worked within Ashfield’s Medical Affairs business, developing teams to support client needs and then transitioned to training, implementation and employee development within Patient Solutions. Her new role will support the development of client services, assisting with ultimate service solutions and tapping the appropriate resources and people to assist the client project.
“Because of my background at Ashfield, I have a solid understanding of our service capabilities and can help us align with the client’s needs,” notes Andrea. “My goal is to help our team knock it out of the park for our clients.”
Commenting on the recent appointments, Nareda Mills, President of Patient Solutions, Ashfield U.S. said: “The industry’s move to offer patients better support with management of their disease has created an increasing need for the patient solutions services we offer. Having two individuals with valuable experience with patients or patient support interface with our clients leads to better outcomes for the client and patient. We are delighted to have Debra and Andrea available for their respective roles.”