TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pilgrim Quality Solutions, a leading global provider of enterprise quality management software and services for the Life Sciences, today announced the appointment of David Pincus to Chief Financial Officer, effective June 23, 2014.
Mr. Pincus has joined Pilgrim’s strategic leadership team and as CFO will oversee Pilgrim's Finance, IT, Legal and Human Resources activities in alignment with Pilgrim’s growth objectives.
Mr. Pincus has more than 25 years of domestic and international financial and leadership experience in a combination of multinational, private equity and venture capital funded businesses, and has served as the CFO of a Private Equity fund. He has held key positions within the technology, medical device, manufacturing, publishing, direct marketing and private equity arenas.
“We’re delighted to have David Pincus on board,” said Thierry Durand, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pilgrim Quality Solutions. “Throughout his career, David has consistently built value at the companies he’s served, and he recognizes the tremendous opportunities in our expanding business arena as well. His appointment to CFO is integral to Pilgrim’s strategic initiative to ensure its continuing leadership in delivering world-class quality management products and services.”
Prior to joining Pilgrim, Mr. Pincus was the Chief Financial Officer at LIQUENT, a global healthcare IT company providing regulatory information management software and outsourced services to Medical Device and Pharmaceutical companies. He previously was Vice President of Finance at Optobionics, a medical device company that developed the Artificial Silicon Retina® for the treatment of vision loss due to retinal diseases. He also served as Chief Financial Officer of ABN AMRO Private Equity.
“The opportunity at Pilgrim is a great fit with my recent experience at LIQUENT, where we attained rapid revenue and earnings growth by serving the unique needs of Life Sciences organizations with software solutions that support their regulatory compliance,” Mr. Pincus said. “Pilgrim is in a strong position to continue building on its current position as a leading QMS provider to the Life Sciences industry, and I look forward to contributing to its growth strategy and its continuous efforts to deliver great solutions and services to the global marketplace.”
Mr. Pincus earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto, and he is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Accountant.
About Pilgrim Quality Solutions
Pilgrim Quality Solutions is a leading global provider of enterprise quality management software and services for the Life Sciences and other highly regulated industries. For more than 20 years, our solutions have automated thousands of processes that ensure the quality of life’s most important products. Product quality and patient safety increase while risks decline. Our on-premise and cloud technologies reflect quality industry standards and include electronic signatures, audit trails and validation packs - helping customers more easily achieve compliance and pass regulatory audits. With Pilgrim Quality Solutions as your partner, you are prepared to succeed. For more information, visit www.pilgrimquality.com.