Derron Stark

Ernst & Young

Principal, EY-Parthenon

Derron Stark is a Principal in EY-Parthenon, Ernst & Young's (EY) global strategy and corporate transaction consulting arm. He is a leader in the Life Sciences Supply Chain competency of EY-Parthenon in North America, with 30 years of experience in the global life sciences sector in both industry (Bristol-Myers Squibb) and consulting (Rondaxe, Accenture, and EY-Parthenon), In his role with EY, he drives thought leadership in the areas of supply-chain resilience, optimization, risk management, operational analytics, and innovation, as well as Procurement enablement for operations.

In the life sciences industry, his experiences has included: planning and managing internal and external manufacturing capacity and distribution networks; strategic sourcing and procurement of key direct materials; new product launches; new capital projects; cost-of-goods improvement initiatives; technology/product transfers; alliance partner management; and leading the supply chain and regulatory workstreams for multiple large, multinational life sciences companies’ spin-off/divestiture of non-core businesses.