Ryan Lawlor is an associate principal in the Life Sciences Practice of Charles River Associates. He has over six years of experience in life sciences consulting, focusing largely on pharmaceutical access and global health policy issues. He is highly motivated, reliable, and consistent in delivering high-quality work that has a positive impact on clients and society. Ryan manages CRA’s Life Sciences Policy projects, advising biopharmaceutical companies, industry trade associations, and non-governmental organizations on international pricing and reimbursement policy, navigating healthcare policy reform, and health system strengthening. A strong strategic thinker with holistic vision, he has an extensive understanding of policy debates and trends impacting the value chain across pharmaceuticals and vaccines in Europe and emerging markets.
Known for both his thorough methods and innovative solutions, he prioritizes client needs and can adapt efficiently to changing priorities and timelines. A keen listener, Ryan is able to reflect and proficiently diagnose situations by asking the right questions, ensuring he understands all perspectives. He is comfortable leading interactions with senior-level clients and has capacity to communicate complex topics with confidence, clarity and credibility. Ryan is an experienced project manager, capable of leading multiple workstreams with different diverse teams simultaneously. He sets clear goals and a plan of action, whilst ensuring a collaborative and supportive environment.