NEWS3 September 2009

Research Partnership names Gaj as director in US

North America People

US— Pharma market research specialist The Research Partnership has appointed Chris Gaj as a director at the company’s operations in Philadelphia.

Gaj (pictured) joins the firm from research consulting company National Analysts Worldwide. He has more than 10 years’ experience in qualitative and quantitative studies, predominantly in healthcare, where his work has focused on oncology, virology and auto-immune disease, with hematologic malignancies a particular area of expertise.

In his new role, Gaj reports to The Research Partnership’s US managing director Ajit Baid, who said: “We are extremely pleased to welcome Chris on board at a time when we are expanding our US operations and venturing into new and exciting areas.”

Gaj’s research experience includes in-depth qual work with physicians, nurses, patients, hospital administrators and managed care providers in evaluating the potential market for new products, pricing levels and positioning strategies. He has also conducted quantitative high-end advanced analytics and customer satisfaction and tracking studies for established products and services.