Almac Appoints New Vice President of Corporate Marketing
June 2, 2016
Craigavon, N.I., UK – 2 June 2016 – Almac Group, the global contract development and manufacturing organization is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Reid to the position of Vice President of Corporate Marketing.
Kevin’s role will be to lead Almac’s Global Corporate Marketing team, support each of Almac’s business units in the design, management and implementation of their marketing plans as well as driving the overall Almac Group communications.
Kevin brings to this role extensive Corporate Marketing experience. Most recently he held the lead marketing position with BDO Ireland and previously headed up the marketing function for Associated Newspapers Ireland. Kevin’s experience also includes management roles with Planet 24 Television and Carlton Television. He graduated from the University of Stirling with a BA Hons in History before continuing his studies at the University of Strathclyde and gaining a Bachelor of Law (LLB).
Alan Armstrong, CEO of Almac Group commented:
“We are delighted to welcome Kevin to Almac. His impressive track record in management and marketing will bring a wealth of experience and support to the existing global marketing team. We know that Kevin will have a profound impact on the delivery and success of Almac’s future expansion plans.”
About Almac Group
‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’
The Almac Group is an established contract development and manufacturing organization that provides an extensive range of integrated services to over 600 companies globally within the pharmaceutical and biotech sectors. The services range from R&D, biomarker discovery and development, API manufacture, formulation development, clinical trial supply, IXRS® technology (IVRS/IWRS) through to commercial-scale manufacture.
The international company is a privately owned organization that has organically grown over 40 years and now employs in excess of 4,000 highly skilled personnel. Almac is headquartered in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with operations across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Tokyo).