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Sy Pretorius

Executive Vice President, Chief Medical & Scientific Officer
y Pretorius is the CMO & CSO at PAREXEL. As a member of the executive team, he is responsible for the overall leadership of several service lines & business units. Sy is passionate about drug development and leads several company-wide initiatives focused on clinical trial and drug development innovation. Sy is a Medical Doctor (M.B.,Ch.B) with Masters degrees in Clinical Pharmacology (M.Med.Sc), in Business Administration (MBA) and, in the Management of Drug Development (MS) from the University of Southern California (USC). Sy publishes and presents extensively and lectures at several Universities including Harvard Medical School. In 2017, Sy was recognized as one of the top 100 most inspiring people in the pharma industry by PharmaVoice.