Winfred Shaw is senior director and head of the Precision Medicine Center of Excellence at Quintiles. He joined Quintiles in 2010 as part of corporate strategic services and held numerous leadership positions focused on global healthcare industry evolution, scientific strategy and corporate growth before assuming his present role in 2014. Win’s current responsibilities include development and implementation of precision medicine strategy; integration of Quintiles’ scientific expertise and cross-functional capabilities into precision medicine solutions; and oversight of operational coordination for precision medicine services.
Prior to joining Quintiles, Win held consulting positions within AVOS Life Sciences and Resonant Life Science Partners, both boutique strategy firms serving corporate and capital clients within the biopharmaceutical and medical device sectors. Before pursuing a graduate management degree and directing his career into healthcare in 2003, he enjoyed eight years of progressive engineering and global product management experience within the semiconductor capital equipment industry.
Win earned an M.B.A from the University of North Carolina KenanFlagler Business School with dual academic concentrations in Corporate Finance and Entrepreneurship and also holds an A.B. Physics degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.