Tim Koch has spent the last 18 years working in Big Pharma including time at Johnson & Johnson, GlaxoSmithKline, and currently Novartis, along with prior experience in the Financial Services Industry and the Hospital Setting. He is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt who’s deepest passion is Metrics and Analytics but has a broad range of experience from Finance to IT to Quality Assurance to Resource & Risk Management. He is known as a domain expert in Clinical Trial Optimization via Data and Technology, supporting the operational delivery of thousands of Trials from feasibility/site selection to recruitment planning/tracking to instream monitoring, resource maximization and risk detection to leading health authority inspections. Tim has been an innovative pioneer, infusing an evidence-based analytical culture in countless areas of the business, building multiple Analytics units from the ground up and launching >50 industry-first analytics platforms to >20,000 users in Drug Development. In his current role as Global Head of Key Account Mgmt, he partners closely with the Trial Mgmt Leadership team providing consultation, solutions and know-how anchored around the use of data, analytics, processes and technology during Trial Delivery.