PharmaNet Development Group,
Inc., a provider of clinical development services to innovative
pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug and medical device companies,
announced today that George A. McMillan has joined the Company as Chief
"We are pleased to have George join PharmaNet Development Group,"
commented Jeffrey P. McMullen, President and Chief Executive Officer. "He has
proven experience in successfully driving financial management strategies and
productivity improvement initiatives for both public and private
Mr. McMillan joins PharmaNet Development Group from Ze-Gen, Inc., a
Boston-based renewable energy company, where he filled the dual role of Chief
Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Previously, George held the
position of Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief
Operating Officer at diversified technology and services firms, including The
Palladium Group, Inc., CMGI, Inc., BMG Direct (Bertelsmann A.G.), Renaissance
Solutions, Eastern Exclusives and others.
Mr. McMillan has an A.B. in Economics from Stanford University and
received his J.D. and M.B.A. from Harvard University.