Charlie Nicholson

Chief Financial Officer

“Serving our customers begins with having the resources to do things well.”

As Chief Financial Officer, Charlie Nicholson directs Premier Research’s financial operations and supports the company’s growth strategy.

Mr. Nicholson has spent most of his career working for contract research organizations, serving as Vice President of Finance and Controller for PAREXEL International immediately prior to joining Premier Research in 2014. At PAREXEL, he oversaw profit margin improvement as revenue grew 60 percent.

He previously served as Executive Director, Global Business Finance, at INC Research, overseeing North America and Europe. Prior to that, he was Senior Director, Finance, for International Operations at i3 Research. Earlier in his career, Mr. Nicholson served as an ACA-qualified chartered accountant in the audit and business advisory services practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in geology from Durham University.

Senior Leadership

Ludo Reynders

Ludo Reynders

Chief Executive Officer
Krista Armstrong

Krista Armstrong

Senior Vice President, Clinical Development Services &, Global Head of Neuroscience
Mike Wilkinson

Mike Wilkinson

Chief Operations Officer
Dora Alvarado

Dora Alvarado

Vice President, Human Resources
Sean Russell

Sean Russell

Chief Commercial Officer
Tom Perkins

Tom Perkins

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, & General Counsel
Colin Hayward

Colin Hayward

Chief Medical Officer