Richard Connell

Richard Connell

Rick received his Chemistry PhD in 1989 and was a NIH post-doctoral fellow at Harvard with Professor E.J. Corey. He began his career as a bench chemist at Bayer prior to joining Pfizer as a head of Cancer Chemistry in 1999.  He presently leads the External Research Solutions group in Groton, CT: a group that integrates and aligns a network of CROs, biotech and academic groups to support delivery of the research portfolio at Pfizer.