Mrs. Marianna Hecht is a Sr. Consultant with the Life Science Strategy Group and has helped clients to achieve their goals involving opportunity assessments, competitive intelligence, scenario analysis, messaging strategy, and corporate strategic planning. Mrs. Hecht has participated in a number of engagements with pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and contract research companies in areas including oncology, pain management, rheumatology and nephrology, testosterone replacement therapies, PONV, preclinical and clinical trial development, as well as patient /consumer–driven research/ buying patterns, and pricing assessments. Prior to joining Life Science Strategy Group, Ms. Hecht worked at Advanced Technology Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on healthcare, technology and cleantech investments. Mrs. Hecht has an MBA from Santa Clara University.