PANTHERx® Specialty Pharmacy, THE Rare Disease Specialty Pharmacy®, announced the addition of industry veteran Susan Faust to its executive leadership team as Senior Vice President and Head of Markets. In this role, Faust will be responsible for leading all aspects of PANTHERx®’s rare and orphan pharmaceutical sales, business development, and contracting while growing the company’s network of exclusive and semi-exclusive biopharma and managed care relationships.
“We are thrilled to welcome Susan and look forward to having her experience and leadership enrich our team,” said Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy, Chairman & CEO of PANTHERx® Specialty Pharmacy. “She brings a proven track record of payer, sales, and account management success to PANTHERx®. Susan will broaden and strengthen partnerships with biopharma, payers, and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs), which will advance our mission of transforming the lives of the patients we serve.”
Most recently, Faust served as Vice President of Specialty Infusion & Payer Strategies at Diplomat where she was responsible for developing strategy and tactics for the expansion of specialty infusion pharmacy products and services. She also held executive positions at Medco Health Solutions, as Vice President of Specialty Services, and at Accredo, as Vice President of Client Sales and Service, and as Vice President of Specialty Sales and Strategy.
Faust holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French and Education from St. Norbert College in Green Bay, Wisconsin and the Certificat de Commerce et d’Industrie de Paris from the Universite de Paris.
About PANTHERx® Specialty Pharmacy
PANTHERx® Specialty Pharmacy, The Rare Disease Specialty Pharmacy®, is the industry’s leading, independent national specialty pharmacy headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PANTHERx®’s mission is to transform lives by delivering medical breakthroughs, clinical excellence, and access solutions to patients afflicted with rare and devastating conditions. Every day, PANTHERx® creates ways to Reinvent Specialty, Revolutionize Pharmacy, and Redefine Care®, by developing focused solutions, bold innovations, and novel clinical services associated with the life-transforming therapies that the company delivers.
PANTHERx® is quadruple-accredited and was awarded as the 2018 Specialty Pharmacy of the Year by the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP). Zitter Health Insights awarded PANTHERx® the Specialty Pharmacy Patient Choice Award winner for both 2017 and 2018. Additionally, PANTHERx® was ranked #49 in the 2018 Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies in the nation, its third consecutive top 100 ranking, and a Best Place to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine for 2018.