Management Team

Information Technology

LaRae Bennett

Senior Director, Data & Analytics

LaRae Bennett joined Premier Research in 2017 as Senior Director, Data Analytics. She brings more than 25 years of experience, building and leading teams that enable and facilitate corporations to recognize the full potential of their enterprise data as an asset. Ms. Bennett’s career in information technology has focused on the areas of data warehousing, data modeling, data integrations, and data analytics. Her expertise spans across industries as she has worked at companies such as Research Triangle Institute, ABB, Duke University Health Technologies, PPD, and Oracle. Ms. Bennett has an extensive background in data and data strategies including social and economic, international development, hospital and health, manufacturing, consulting services, and clinical research.

A visionary leader, she is able to bring together people with different backgrounds and skill levels and develop them into a highly functioning team with a focus on delivering an enterprise data strategy.

Today, Ms. Bennett leads a team that focuses on the areas of data integrations, data discovery, machine learning, and artificial intelligence, as well as exploring new capabilities and concepts to enable Premier Research to differentiate itself as a data and technology leader in support of clinical trial research. She thrives on the challenges that come with technology and the use of data that enables business transformation.