SVP & Chief Financial Officer
Rich Hamel serves as Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer and leads UBC’s team responsible for the growth and development of the UBC finance organization which includes all functions to support the ongoing operations of the company as well as our new contract wins, new customers and existing business.
He brings to this role more than 25 years of experience in international finance, focused primarily in the life sciences, biotech, and pharmaceutical sector. His experience includes finance and controller responsibilities for public and private organizations, at both the operational and corporate level. In addition, Rich has extensive experience of successful merger and acquisition transactions on both the buying and selling side, and demonstrated success of integrating acquired companies.
A graduate of York University in Toronto, Ontario, Rich received his MBA from Union College in Schenectady, New York. Most recently, Rich served at inVentiv Health as the Vice President of Finance and Assistant Treasurer.