Simon-Kucher hires Kevin Baruzzi as partner in life sciences practice

06 July 2023 1 min. read
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Simon-Kucher, a sales and marketing consulting firm, has hired Kevin Baruzzi as a Boston-based partner in its healthcare and life sciences practice.

In his new role, Baruzzi will help clients prepare and execute successful commercial product launches in the US and internationally.

He brings more than 10 years of life sciences consulting experience, with expertise across new product planning strategy, brand and launch strategy, and product and portfolio growth strategy. Bartuzzi has supported pharma and biotech clients across the US, Europe, and APAC.

He joins Simon-Kucher from Prescient Healthcare Group, where he spent over three years and was VP and chief of staff, advisory. Before that, he spent 7+ years at Clearview Healthcare Partners, where he was latterly an associate principal.

Baruzzi has a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience and economics from Brown University.

Simon-Kucher hires Kevin Baruzzi as partner in life sciences practice

“I’m delighted to join an organization with such strong capabilities and reputation in the life sciences space,” said Baruzzi. “I’m looking forward to partnering with exceptional colleagues to drive impactful, strategic decision-making for our commercial and cross-functional pharma and biotech clients, particularly with respect to their US and global strategies.”

Simon-Kucher’s healthcare and life sciences practice helps pharma, medtech, and consumer healthcare companies overcome commercial challenges and identify, enhance, and realize the true value of their offer. The practice has teams across Europe, the US, and Asia.

Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Bonn, Germany, Simon-Kucher has 2,000+ people across 30+ countries. The consultancy focuses on helping clients in consumer, financial services, healthcare/life sciences, industrials, and TMT optimize every lever of commercial strategy – including product, price, innovation, marketing, and sales.