Professor Brendan Buckley. Picture: 150Bond

Teckro Expands Leadership Team

Teckro today announced five significant appointments to its leadership team. The hires follow Teckro’s Series C funding announcement in February, featuring investment from major US venture capital firms. To date, Teckro has raised $43 million.

Teckro’s new hires include two new C-level positions, Professor Brendan Buckley as Chief Medical Officer and Kelly Brown as Chief Marketing Officer.

With more than four decades in academic clinical practice, Buckley brings extensive experience as a senior clinical investigator. Buckley has served in several independent regulatory roles in the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the Irish competent authority. With more than 150 scientific papers published, Buckley also authored the recent opinion-leading book Re-Engineering Clinical Trials.

Kelly Brown was previously VP of Marketing in Europe at Veeva, brings more than a decade of experience in the technology sector, including an 11-year stint at EMC (now Dell EMC).