With nearly 30 years of experience in solution delivery in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, Marcia Lambert is an IT executive who offers a unique blend of sharp business acumen and strong technical expertise. As partner of Cumberland’s Life Sciences Division, Marcia is responsible for managing and growing strategic accounts, overseeing day-to-day operations for the firm’s Systems Integration Practice and ensuring the successful delivery of key projects, as well as leading knowledge management and training efforts for the organization.
The depth and breadth of Marcia’s expertise are true assets to the firm and enable her to serve as a trusted adviser for her pharmaceutical clients across the country. Having held leadership positions at pharma manufacturers, consulting firms and software vendors, Marcia has a well-rounded view of the industry and brings thoughtful insight to every engagement.
She leads companies in strategic efforts and highlights best practices based on her years of experience in all aspects of systems integration projects, including vendor evaluation, project management, requirements definition, design and support.
Prior to Cumberland, Marcia served as Managing Director for the Life Sciences consulting division of Mindlance Inc., where she successfully led more than 25 complex development and implementation initiatives focused on audits, assessments and evaluations for pharmaceutical companies in the commercial and government contracting sectors.
Before joining Mindlance, Marcia led numerous commercial and government contracting projects as a Senior Manager with Revitas and served as a Technical Consultant implementing commercial, government, sales and marketing solutions for Pfizer, Pharmacia and Searle.
A longtime Chicago resident, Marcia holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota and is a member of the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs.