Boston, MA (March 17, 2017) – Lain Anderson, Managing Director in L.E.K. Consulting’s Biopharma and Life Sciences Practice, has been recognized for his excellence in leadership by Consulting magazine’s Rising Star of the Profession 35 Under 35 awards. Anderson, who is based in Boston, advises clients on corporate growth strategy, product launch planning and commercialization, R&D portfolio prioritization, and transaction support.

“Lain Anderson, one of the youngest consultants to be promoted to Managing Director at L.E.K., consistently delivers superior work for our clients. He plays an important role in helping our emerging biopharma clients grow and realize the full potential of their science,” said Peter McKelvey, President of L.E.K.’s Americas region. “L.E.K. congratulates Lain on this outstanding accomplishment.”

Anderson joined L.E.K. in 2005 as an Associate and rejoined the firm after receiving his M.B.A. with Distinction from Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business in 2012. In addition to his work with clients, Anderson serves as a mentor to many Associates, Life Science Specialists and Consultants.

“It’s an honor to be recognized by Consulting magazine. I’m especially grateful to my colleagues and clients who made this possible,” said Anderson.

Anderson will be honored at a gala awards dinner on April 27, 2017, in Chicago and is featured in the March 2017 issue of Consulting magazine.

For more information or to speak with Lain Anderson, please contact Katarina Wenk-Bodenmiller of Sommerfield Communications at (212) 255-8386 or

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