From developing and managing sales and bid control processes to running strategic business planning and personal leadership development programs, Tamara has experience in all the fundamentals of growing business in the IT services and Life Sciences sectors – including managing consulting teams in a number of industry sectors, and being part of the management team reponsible for £350M annual sales/delivery. Tamara brings together international teams and drives delivery of business outcomes. Tamara has lived and worked all over the US and Europe. She started out by earning an AB from Harvard University, and a PhD. from Sackler School of Biomedical Sciences, Tufts University, and then worked in sales and marketing roles at Bethesda Research Laboratories, an early biotech company, IBM, PA Consulting, Digital and as a divisional director at Capgemini. Tamara operated as a high end independent consultant before merging her business to form Verve Consulting in 2006.