Jeff Elton

Jeff Elton

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Jeff Elton is a Managing Director of Accenture Life Sciences, with broad responsibilities for the strategy and partnerships for new solutions enabled by clinical data and analytics. Elton has more than 20 years of experience as a global executive and consultant in the biopharmaceutical and healthcare sectors. Prior to joining Accenture in 2011, Elton was founding CEO, board member and senior advisor to five early stage companies and has held senior positions at Novartis Institutes of BioMedical Research and McKinsey & Company. Elton sits on the boards of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Council and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, where he is also an executive committee member. In addition, he teaches at the Boston University School of Management. Elton has an MBA in Finance and Statistics and Ph.D. in business economics and marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Latest posts from Jeff:


Oncology's Incessant Grip

May 9, 2017

AI, machine learning and cognitive computing may be changing healthcare, but...


The Importance of Talent and...

Aug 12, 2016

What will it take to get the people chemistry right?


Defining and Delivering Value

Jan 6, 2016

The focus on value implies a focus that is broader than the therapeutic alone.


The Reality Behind Real-World Data...

Aug 26, 2015

Pharmaceutical companies must stay on top of advances in real-world evidence.


Pharma Missing Out on...

May 26, 2015

By offering pre-treatment services, pharma can become the "go to"...


In Defense of Innovation: ...

May 1, 2015

Value-based reimbursement and contracting will become mainstream as...


2015: A Look Forward to Value

Jan 27, 2015

As we enter a new year, the focus on real world advanced analytics, value as an...


Organizing for Value

Dec 22, 2014

Investment in real-world data, advanced analytics, and value-delivering...


Value innovation realized through...

Aug 28, 2014

As we enter into the "Value Era", innovating and delivering value is...


What does ‘value’ mean in...

Jul 10, 2014

Jeff Elton, managing director of Accenture Life Sciences, discusses a new era...