CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Danforth Advisors, LLC, a consulting firm that provides accounting, financial and human resources solutions for emerging life sciences companies, announced today that Daniel Gauthier has been appointed to lead its Human Resources practice area. The practice area provides HR services from the tactical to the strategic as well as the ability to augment existing HR teams with the expertise to expand their business on a scalable, cost efficient basis.
The addition of Mr. Gauthier represents an expansion of the services provided by Danforth, reflecting the importance of HR in providing an organization with structure and the ability to meet business needs through managing a company’s most valuable resources – its employees. Mr. Gauthier and his team will support clients in the key aspects of HR including establishment of the foundations of an HR function, leadership coaching, organizational development, workforce planning, compensation and benefits strategy.
“We are thrilled to have Dan join us to lead our new HR practice area. We know that having the right talent and support structures are essential to the success of our emerging biotech and life sciences clients,” said Daniel Geffken, co-Founder and Managing Director of Danforth Advisors. “Together with our accounting and financial solutions, Danforth Advisors can now help our clients realize the synergy in an integrated operations approach.”
“I am excited to be a part of a team that recognizes and addresses the changing needs of growing life sciences companies,” said Mr. Gauthier. “With our breadth of experience, we can provide the operational and strategic HR insights and support to our clients each step of the way.”
Mr. Gauthier has more than 20 years of experience as a human resources practitioner with in-depth expertise in the biotech, medical device and life sciences industries. Prior to joining Danforth Associates, Mr. Gauthier held a range of senior Human Resources positions which enabled him to work with executives and boards at both public and private companies. He has held positions at Acetylon Pharmaceutical. Shire Pharmaceuticals, PerkinElmer, Parexel International and Medtronic.
About Danforth Advisors
Danforth Advisors, LLC is a consulting firm specializing in providing emerging life science companies with financial and operational services. Danforth uses a modular service model—flexible, scalable, and capital-efficient – to meet each client’s operational and strategic needs. It is our goal to be the operational backbone to support a business so that our clients can focus on driving science and technology value for their stakeholders. Danforth provides business solutions that support client needs across a full range of practice areas, including financial management, accounting administration, human resources, facilities management, business development and strategic advisory services. For more information, please visit http://www.danforthadvisors.com.