Catalent Pharma Solutions Appoints New Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Somerset, NJ – March 14, 2011 — Catalent Pharma Solutions, Inc. announced today the appointment of Lance Miyamoto as the new Senior Vice President of Human Resources effective March 14, 2011. Mr. Miyamoto will be located at Catalent’s corporate headquarters in Somerset, NJ. Harry Weininger, the incumbent in this role, is retiring from Catalent before the end of the fiscal year which is June 30.
Mr. Miyamoto comes to Catalent with more than twenty-five years of human resources experience. Prior to his own consulting business, he was an Executive Vice President of Comverse Technology Inc., where he led all aspects of the global human resources function and worked directly with the board of directors to revise all people-related company practices and create stronger governance. Before that, Mr. Miyamoto was Executive Vice President of HR for AOL LLC, previously a division of Time Warner and was a member of Time Warner’s Human Resources Council setting enterprise-wide policies and practices. Mr. Miyamoto also served as Executive Vice President of HR for Lexis-Nexis, a division of Reed Elsevier. Early in his career, Mr. Miyamoto was an HR Specialist at Avon Products and at Exxon, working closely with leaders and employees in R&D, manufacturing, sales and services.
Mr. Miyamoto is a graduate of Harvard University and holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania where he was a COGME (Council for Graduate Management Education) Fellow.
John Chiminski, Catalent’s President and Chief Executive Officer, said, “We are pleased to have Lance join the Catalent executive team. He brings experience and proven expertise in delivering HR systems that drive business results and growth.” Mr. Chiminski continued, “I also want to thank Harry for his many contributions during his time with Catalent and wish him well upon his forthcoming retirement.”
From drug and biologic development services to delivery technologies to supply solutions, Catalent Pharma Solutions has the deepest expertise, the broadest offerings and the most unique technologies in the industry. With over 75 years of experience, Catalent helps customers get more molecules to market faster, enhance product performance, and provide superior, reliable manufacturing and packaging solutions. Catalent employs approximately 9,000 people at 28 facilities worldwide and in fiscal year 2010 generated more than $1.7 billion in annual revenue. Catalent is headquartered in Somerset, NJ.