RWS Life Sciences Welcomes New Managing Director

5/14/2019 12:00:01 AM
RWS is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Hart as Managing Director of RWS Life Sciences, effective 13 May. Jon is highly skilled in revenue and profit growth, with broad experience across the entire value chain including marketing, sales, operations and technology. During his career, Jon has held direct responsibility for sales teams, operations and clients across the US, Europe and Asia. Based in RWS’s East Hartford office, Jon will have overall managerial responsibility for RWS Life Sciences. He takes over from Joe Lugo, RWS’s Group Chief Operating Officer, who has acted as interim Managing Director for the last six months. RWS’s Group Chief Executive Officer, Richard Thompson, commented “Jon’s proven track record of scaling businesses, sound P&L management and reputation for building collaborative teams positions him perfectly to lead RWS Life Sciences and we are delighted to have him on board." About RWS Life Sciences RWS Life Sciences is the world’s second largest life sciences translation practice and provides a full suite of language services exclusively for the life sciences industry. Find out more: RWS Life Sciences is a division of RWS, a world-leading provider of translation and localization, intellectual property support solutions and life sciences language services. Contact Sara Bell, Group Marketing and Communications Director, RWS +44 (0)1753 480200
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