“People judge you on your performance, so focus on the outcome. Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.”
Valerie has 15 years of experience managing a variety of projects, from pharmaceutical quality management and compliance, to optimizing the online consumer experience. She is passionate about solving puzzles and working with people, and is adept at creating and executing plans.Valerie considered an alternative career as a professional organizer but found her true calling in consulting. Her organizational and planning skills extend outside the office where she doesn’t let a minute go to waste. When she’s not making lists in her sleep, you’ll find Valerie mapping out weekends to ensure that no new restaurant, exhibit, or neighborhood goes unexplored.
Valerie is a Principal and client account manager with expertise in the pharmaceutical sector. Her experience includes quality management systems, compliance and safety, PMO, integration, and travel management. Valerie’s background in consumer products ranges from data analytics and reporting, to product line optimization. Valerie is heavily involved in key internal initiatives at Acquis, including recruiting, sales, and mentoring.
Valerie pairs a strong understanding of the big picture with unparalleled attention to detail on every project. She believes the key to successful engagements is developing trusting relationships with her clients based on mutual respect and reciprocal learning.
Prior to joining Acquis, Valerie worked at Accenture in their Consumer Products organization. She studied at the Cass Business School in London and graduated with a BBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School , with concentrations in finance and organization and management.