Articles By Rob Wright, Chief Editor

Why A Former Biopharma Executive Founded A Game-Changing Conference
Why A Former Biopharma Executive Founded A Game-Changing Conference Amir Kalali, M.D., former global head of Quintiles (now IQVIA) neuroscience center of excellence, provides insight on why he decided to found an educational conference, The CNS Summit, while still working as a biopharmaceutical industry executive.  Continue Reading...
Rob Wright

Rob Wright



Rob Wright is the chief editor of Life Science Leader magazine. Prior to joining the publication, he spent nearly 20 years in the pharmaceutical industry. During his industry career, Wright conducted well over 1,000 presentations and roundtable discussions, including the facilitation of FDA-mandated clinical training programs for hundreds of licensed healthcare providers. He has chaired, moderated, and served as a speaker at industry and academic conferences, and served as co-chair for the 2015 and 2018 BIO International conference’s educational planning committee. Wright’s 500+ published articles have appeared in peer-reviewed academic journals, B2B magazines and online publications. He received a B.S. in Business Administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, MBA with distinction from Gannon University, and completed his doctoral coursework in marketing at Cleveland State University. He is a member of international business honor societies Sigma Beta Delta and Beta Gamma Sigma. He can be followed on Twitter @RfwrightLSL