Matthew Baran comes to PHARMICA as a Senior Consultant after 7 years at Merck and Co, Inc. He brings extensive experience in Portfolio and Project Management, Drug Development, and process improvement and has highly developed skills in SharePoint and MS Project Development. In the SharePoint capacity, his highly innovative, process oriented and collaborative style has enabled him to develop multiple solutions integrating SharePoint with other Microsoft tools to help streamline business operations, enable visibility for senior management into project progression, and increase end user utilization/acceptance. Matt’s specialty is engaging in projects that require a strong understanding of Drug Development and Life Cycle management. He has experience in leading drug development candidates from basic Research, through pre-clinical development candidates programs into Life-Cycle phases. He is well versed in utilizing MS office tools, MS Project and SharePoint, and has project management certifications from both the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the Project Management Leadership Group (PMLG) as well as a B.S. in Neuroscience from King’s College. Matt enjoys all sports including golf, baseball, skiing, hockey, football, and crossfit and spending time with his wife and 2 dogs.
Highlighted programs: American Banker's Association, CUNA, Coursera, Dale Carnegie, FAA, IAAP, Kaplan, McDonald's, Microsoft, PADI, Penn Foster, Project Management Leadership Group, Skillsoft, SOPHIA Learning, Starbucks, Straighterline, TEEX, UExcel, UTHealth/UTHSC-Houston, Walgreens, Wal-Mart
PMLG - Project Management Leadership Group