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Clarion Appoints Gloria Cox to its Board of Directors


Boston, MA – Clarion Healthcare (“Clarion”), a leading life sciences strategy and organizational consultancy, announced that Gloria Cox has joined its Board of Directors. Ms. Cox—who is currently a Senior Partner at The Cambridge Group—is a seasoned senior executive with commercial client service leadership and management consulting experience. She specializes in assisting Fortune 500 FMCG clients to accelerate profitable growth through the development of differentiated business, market and brand strategies that capitalize on current, latent, and emerging demand.

“Gloria will be an exciting new addition to the Clarion Board of Directors. Her successes in building world-class knowledge-based firms will be invaluable to our leadership team as we map our continued global growth strategies. Gloria’s deep appreciation for the balance between intellectual property development and client services requirements for sustained growth will be a source of deep value add for Clarion” said Tom Murtagh, Clarion CEO.

Gloria, on joining Clarion’s Board: “At this unprecedented time in the life sciences industry, the strategic insights and solutions that Clarion provides to its clients have meaningful impact on all of us.  I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to join them on their journey.”

Prior to her return to The Cambridge Group, Gloria was an Executive Vice President at Nielsen, serving as the US Commercial Leader for their 18 largest global-national clients. She joined Nielsen in 2009 through the acquisition of The Cambridge Group, where she was the Managing Director. During her previous 20 years at The Cambridge Group, Gloria specialized in consumer products and services clients, working with them to develop market driven growth strategies through consumer targeting, brand strategy and positioning, and new product development. Earlier on in her career, she was an Engagement Manager and core member of the Consumer Goods Practice at McKinsey & Company and began her career in market research in the Paper Division of Procter & Gamble. In addition, Gloria received an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Indiana University with a dual degree in Telecommunications and Business.

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