The 2017 Joint Ventures Conference
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About This EventThe 2017 Joint Ventures Conference will address how to harness the most value from joint ventures in order to accelerate company growth. Experienced practitioners from top organizations will share how they are standardizing their approach to joint ventures by aligning best practices and dedicating appropriate resources.
Costa Panagos,CEO, Q2 Solutions, and John Haydon, VP, Joint Venture Partnerships, Quest Diagnostics, and Chairman of the Board Q2 Solutions, will lead the session, Building a Global HealthCare JV: A Blueprint for Success, on Thursday, March 2 at 9:45- 10:45 am.
Their presentation will include:
- Market/Industry Overview
- 1+1 = 3 Model
- Establishing a Skilled Board of Directors
- Top 10 Lessons Learned
Register to “Stay Informed” and receive Q2 Solutions’ presentation post-event to discover insights into the formation of Q2 Solutions.
Chief Executive Officer
Costa Panagos is chief executive officer and Board member of Q2 Solutions, a Quintiles Quest joint venture. Launched in 2015, Q2 Solutions is a leading global clinical trials laboratory services organization. The company helps biopharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics customers improve human health through innovation that transforms science and data into actionable medical insights.
Previously, Costa was senior vice president and global head of QuintilesIMS’ Global Laboratories, which included its Central Laboratory, BioAnalytical and ADME operations as well as its Cardiac Safety Services organization. During his more than 15-year career at QuintilesIMS, Costa has held several leadership roles within the company’s Sales and Customer Solutions Management Groups, including leading its Global Sales Operations organization as well as serving as global lead for several large, strategic accounts. Prior to QuintilesIMS, Costa held various roles in the pharmaceutical division at Bayer. Outside of his professional career, Costa is active in his local community and serves as director for the North Carolina Public School Forum.
Costa earned a bachelor of science in biology from Brown University and his MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.