Senior Vice President, Site and Patient Access
Niklas Morton serves as senior vice president, site and patient access at PPD. In this role, Morton interacts extensively with a multi-disciplinary senior management team to identify critical business needs and develop and implement strategic solutions. He also provides departmental guidance and direction, including the statistical oversight of projects to ensure high quality deliverables are achieved. Joining PPD in 1998 as a biostatistics manager, he progressed through senior statistical responsibilities until assuming the director of biostatistics position in 2005. In 2006, he transferred to PPD’s project management group, with section head responsibility for hematology and oncology. Within this role, he was accountable for the management and oversight of a portfolio of full-service hematology and oncology projects. Morton was then promoted to vice president in 2010, with responsibility for the global departments of biostatistics, programming and clinical pharmacology.