Carrie Burke
VP, BD & Strategic Alliances
Clinithink

Carrie Burke joined Clinithink as the VP of Business Development and Strategic Alliance. She has over 20 years experience in the Biotech/Pharma industry including 13 years experience in rare diseases. Most recently, Carrie was the Sr. Director, Advocacy for Vtesse, an early stage start up company which was acquired by Sucampo Pharma.
Prior to joining Vtesse, Carrie was the Director of Alliance Development for Shire, where she was responsible for strategic partnerships. She has a vast mix of experience in the life sciences industry including legislative policy, regulatory policy, access, clinical trials, product launches, newborn screening, disease awareness, patient recruitment, sales and sales management. Before joining Shire, she held positions at Centocor, 3M Pharmaceuticals, Solvay and Novartis. Carrie attended the University of Georgia and holds a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.