London (September 2, 2020) ― L.E.K. Consulting, a global management consulting firm, today announced the appointment of Dr Adrienne Rivlin as a partner in its Healthcare practice. Based in London, Rivlin joins L.E.K. from KPMG, where she led the firm’s Healthcare and Life Sciences strategy team.

Rivlin advises private and public sector organisations across the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical devices and consumer healthcare sectors. She supports clients with their most critical commercial challenges, including corporate and portfolio strategy development; product launch; pricing and market access; clinical governance structures and processes; and commercial and regulatory due diligence.

She is passionate about addressing some of the most challenging issues facing the healthcare sector today, including access to and affordability of treatment; discrimination in medicine affecting both patients and caregivers; and mental health.

Clay Heskett, head of L.E.K. Consulting’s Europe region, commented: “Adrienne has a wealth of experience helping healthcare leaders address their most complex commercial challenges. We are very excited about her joining the firm and look forward to the substantial contribution that we know she will make.”

Before her ten year career in consulting, Rivlin was a researcher, public policy consultant and tutor at the University of Oxford. During this time, she worked with the Home Office, Ministry of Justice and Department of Health to research and review health policy in prisons.

Rivlin has authored numerous articles in academic journals on key issues impacting the global healthcare and life sciences sectors. 

Rivlin received her Doctorate of Philosophy, specialising in psychiatry, from the University of Oxford in 2010.  

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