Paul F. Duffy - Senior Strategic Advisor

Paul brings four decades of experience and a trusted senior executive perspective to complex commercial marketing strategy and business development issues.

In the past decade, Paul has led the formation of three successful start-up companies. He has a strong eye for value and the knowledge and experience to bring it to life.

There are few people with a deeper understanding of the neurosciences market than Paul. He is heavily experienced across a range of conditions including movement disorders, Alzheimer’s, schizophrenia and seizure disorders. While at Novartis he led major sales operations to grow these businesses with several major new product successes to his credit.

Paul has an insider’s understanding of neuroscience treatment environment, the neurology and psychiatry specialists who serve it and the managed care, government and institutional customers who support it. He has worked effectively with patient groups and earned their support at critical junctures.

Paul brings additional expertise in strategic pricing and public policy. He has both managed State Government Affairs and worked directly with States to influence adoption of supportive policies.


  • BA; Rhode Island College

Prior Affiliations

  • Peak Pharma Partners (Founder & Partner)
  • Amarin Corporation PLC (President, Amarin US)
  • Validus Pharmaceut6icals (President & CEO)
  • Alamo Pharmaceuticals (Partner/EVP)
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals (Formerly Sandoz)
    • National Director of Neuroscience Sales & Marketing
    • National Director of Sales & Marketing – Neurosciences;
    • Psychiatry Northeast Manager of Special Markets