Jeff Elton is managing director and global head, Predictive Health Intelligence at Accenture. He has over 20 years of experience as a global executive and consultant in the biopharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. Prior to Accenture, he was global COO and SVP Strategy for the Novartis Institutes of BioMedical Research overseeing R&D operations in the US, Europe and Asia.
Prior to Novartis Jeff was a senior partner at McKinsey in the Medical Products & Pharmaceuticals practice, focused on R&D. He was also founding CEO, board member and senior advisor to five early stage companies in personalized oncology management, oncology diagnostics, protein therapeutics, neurodegenerative diseases, diabetes and nanotherapeutics.
Jeff holds a Ph.D. in Business Economics and Marketing and an MBA in Finance and Statistics from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.