Fishawack Health hires new CTO to drive its technological innovation

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Geoff Thorne, Fishawack Health

Fishawack Health hires new CTO to drive its technological innovation 

Chicago, USA, September 7, 2022—Geoff Thorne joins Fishawack Health (FH) as the global commercialization partner’s new Chief Technology Officer. Thorne, a 16-year veteran at Digitas Health, will focus on enhancing the company’s technology and strategy offerings to solve complex challenges for its biopharmaceutical, medical technology, and wellness clients.   

“The depth and breadth of our technology product offerings continue to grow, especially in analytics and data-driven marketing, where we are making great strides to develop innovative approaches in customer-targeting for our clients,” said Gail Flockhart, Chief Commercial Officer and President of Marketing for FH. “With roots in client delivery, passion for innovation, and a belief in cross-functional team collaboration, Geoff is well-positioned to drive our technology strategy forward to serve the needs of our clients. He will also ensure the expansion of our best-in-class products and services for clients across the pre-commercial and commercial lifecycle of therapies and services.”

While at Digitas Health, Thorne served as the lead technical executive, building the company’s technology capabilities and scaling client engagements. He also led a team of over 70 technologists focused on client delivery while creating a collaborative culture.

“I have a deep appreciation for technologically advanced organizations,” said Thorne. “It’s one of the reasons that attracted me to FH, where recent acquisitions have really bolstered the company’s ambitions in this area. My vision is to continue FH’s incredible phase of growth by shaping, expanding, and amplifying the company’s data, analytics, and technology offerings. In today’s healthcare ecosystem, data and technology play such a profound role in our clients’ success. Therefore, we will be relentlessly focusing to deliver technology solutions that enable our clients to ultimately improve health outcomes.”

According to Jon Koch, CEO: “There’s been a major shift in how to best use data-driven intelligence and omnichannel experience platforms to deliver the right communication to the right audiences through the right channel at the right moment. As our industry experiences growth and change, Geoff will be working closely with our FH teams to navigate these changes and provide a critical voice in influencing how we can drive better health outcomes for patients and greater business results for our clients.”

Thorne will be based in FH’s Horsham, Pennsylvania, office but will work with teams across FH’s 20 locations spanning North America, Europe, and Asia.

About Fishawack Health

Fishawack Health (FH) is a leading global commercialization partner for the biopharmaceutical, medical technology, and wellness industries. The future of health is fast-paced and complex, demanding a different approach. Established in 2001, our 1500+ healthcare experts combine their knowledge and expertise across our four core disciplines—Medical; Marketing; Policy, Access, Value, Evidence; and Consulting. Working across the product and service lifecycle, from R&D to post-launch, we engage our collective force to solve the complex healthcare challenges of today and tomorrow. We imagine a healthier world and build the connections to make it happen. Visit us at