Eileen Coveney is a Managing Director and senior leader in L.E.K. Consulting’s Life Sciences practice, and a member of the firm’s Global Leadership Team. Ms. Coveney was recognized as Consulting Magazine’s 2018 Women Leaders in Consulting; the award recognizes the most influential women who are making the greatest impact within the consulting industry.
With over 25 years of experience, Eileen is a highly respected, sought after healthcare consulting leader whose areas of expertise include product and franchise strategy, commercial launch planning, mergers and acquisitions advisory, corporate strategy and strategic planning. Eileen has advised over 300 biopharmaceutical companies in developing and executing value-creating growth strategies; her clients span large pharma, midcaps and emerging innovators.
Ms. Coveney founded L.E.K.’s Life Sciences Royalty Monetization service line and is one of the foremost industry authorities. She has developed an approach to product and portfolio commercial opportunity assessment that has facilitated over 75 global royalty monetization deals, which lead to value-creating financings for clients and investors.
Prior to joining L.E.K., Eileen was an executive in the financial services sector for 10 years. She earned her Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and was awarded a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from College of the Holy Cross.
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Arts in Economics, College of the Holy Cross
Graduate: Master of Business Administration, Harvard Business School