1MED: Dr Guy Dewil

Dr Guy Dewil

Apposite-backed 1MED, an international contract research organisation (CRO) offering medical device and pharmaceutical industry regulatory support, has appointed Dr Guy Dewil as chief executive.

Dewil has life sciences and clinical trial leadership experience across multiple functions in CRO, contract development and manufacturing organisation and central lab environments. He was previously president operations Europe at Catalent. Before that, he has held several leadership positions in the life sciences industry at General Electric, BARC Central Laboratories, Icon, Siemens Healthcare and Syneos Health.

Dewil commented: “It’s extremely motivating to join the company at this point in time. The organisation is in full growth and expansion mode. At the same time, many customers are facing regulatory challenges and are in need of our services. I’m looking forward to bringing my skills and experience to help and lead the super talented teams in our different locations.”

Enrico Perfler, founder of 1MED said: “Having been at the helm of 1MED from its early days, I have seen the tremendous growth and challenges we’ve overcome. As I pass the baton to Guy I am filled with immense pride and confidence. His vast experience in life sciences, clinical trials, and leadership across prestigious organisations positions him exceptionally well to steer 1MED in this next phase of growth and innovation. Welcome aboard, Guy, and here’s to a promising future for 1MED.”

Anne-Laure Meynier, partner at Apposite Capital added: “We are delighted to welcome Guy to the 1MED team. Guy’s vast experience and leadership skills will be pivotal as we continue our ambitious expansion plan and build upon the impressive progress made to date.”

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