Rod has over 15 years of experience as a technology leader working and consulting in Life Sciences. Driving data strategy, technology roadmaps, and program delivery, he has played an instrumental role in supporting Commercialization and product launch efforts for blockbuster drugs. In addition to his expertise in technology and systems, Rod has deep knowledge of Commercial operations, data, and analytics. Most recently, Rod has channeled this experience into his current focus on implementing modern data management capabilities for the Life Sciences enterprise: cloud infrastructure, data lakes, machine learning, and advanced analytics.
As Managing Director for Hawkins Point on the Services team, Rod partners with our clients to guide them through critical technology initiatives and helps them transform into organizations with data-driven insight. Rod also plays a key leadership role in helping to define the strategic direction of our overall services and delivery.
Rod recently graduated MIT with a Bachelor of Science in Management Science, and he is the proud bearer of the title of MIT’s oldest undergraduate in the class of 2017. He continues to pursue his passion for lifelong learning and is active in the innovation activities at MIT and in Kendall Square. Rod is also an avid New England Patriots fan and enjoys attending his wife Sara’s performances of classical and jazz music..