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Senior Vice President, Asia/Pacific Strategy and Head of Greater China, Parexel International
Vera serves as Parexel’s senior vice president of Asia/Pacific Strategy and head of Greater China. As a regional strategy and investor liaison, she has worked on strategic investment plans, partnerships, and cross-functional growth and innovations. She leads the Greater China Region Leadership Team’s efforts to drive business growth in China. Before joining Parexel, Vera served as head of Asia Pacific marketing at Quintiles, now IQVIA. She has also held consumer and medical marketing positions with leading brands such as Allianz and Kodak. Vera earned her medical degree in Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. She has almost 30 years of experience in product and service portfolio management, market research, and brand and public relations management at leading global companies.