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Industry Experience

Associate Contracts Manager

PPD Global Limited

Hani has a broad range of experience in drafting and negotiating the terms of various types of contracts required for clinical trial research. He has worked with globally operating entities to prepare agreements for many large, multi-center international clinical studies.

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PPD Global Limited, a Global CRO 

Associate Contracts Manager

  • Drafted and negotiated template-based clinical trial agreements for use globally across all regions
  • Ensured legal compliance and quality in clinical trial agreements globally for PPD’s clients
  • Member of project management team responsible for initial launching activities of multi-national clinical trials

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  • Providing support to Actelion Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. for multi-center observational clinical trial across EMEA and APAC, with simultaneous support of a large Phase 2 multi-center clinical trial across EMEA and APAC
  • Providing advice on Investigator Sponsored Research for clients providing either or both funding and investigational product, as well as projects involving third party collaborators. Investigator Sponsored Research has involved academic medical institutions across Europe and the US
  • Deciphera Pharmaceuticals, LLC, providing support across first multi -center Phase 1 and Phase 3 clinical trials in NA, EMEA, APAC and Latin America, including services agreements with international vendors
  • Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc., developing agreement templates for pre-clinical and clinical development. Assisting in first EMEA expansion of Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc.’s Phase 3 clinical trials

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Hani donates his time to the Free Representation Unit, giving free advice to members of the public in regard to employment issues. He also provides pro bono representation before employment tribunals.

  • University of Kent, Bachelor of Laws with Honours
  • Spanish
  • Arabic