20th April 2011
Cello has appointed Jane Shirley and John Rowley as Joint Group Managing Directors, reporting to the main Board of Cello.
Jane Shirley is a Managing Director of Insight Research Group, Cello’s leading pharmaceutical market research business. Along with her colleague Nicola Cowland, Jane has been key to establishing Insight as one of the premier research specialists in its field, as well as transforming it into a global business. Jane leads the development of Cello’s global research business strategy.
John Rowley is Chief Executive of the communications division of Cello. He has been instrumental in the creation of Tangible as an integrated national communications group out of a large number of underlying businesses. He has also been responsible for developing the Group’s approach to resource hubs which are now central to Cello’s international development. For the 10 years prior to this, John was CEO of Leith, one of the original founding businesses of Cello.
Mark Scott, Chief Executive of Cello, commented:
“I wish to congratulate Jane and John on their new roles. They will work closely together to achieve closer integration of our research and communications capabilities to reinforce our competitive advantage in the healthcare sector.
“They will also focus on continuing to raise margins in the other client sectors we service through combining professional excellence, online capability and service innovation across all of our client activities.”