Deirdre joined Consilient Health in 2014 to set up the Irish business unit. She manages a team of 10 people within the primary and secondary care sectors. Deirdre is responsible for the commercial success of the Irish business unit and facilitating the launch of new medicines that meet unmet clinical needs in Ireland. Under her leadership, Consilient Health has successfully launched eight brands in the Irish market.
Deirdre spent 13 years at Eli Lilly, most recently as business unit manager responsible for the Osteoporosis, Cardiology, Oncology and Primary Care product portfolios. At Novo Nordisk, she was the lead marketer for growth hormone in the UK & Ireland territories. Deirdre started her career at Nutricia where she held a number of management positions.
Deirdre has a BSc (Hons) in Nutrition & Dietetics from Trinity College, Dublin with post graduate qualifications in marketing and health economics.