Meet Our People

At Shionogi, we're in search of better solutions. With our diverse backgrounds, cultures, experiences and expertise, we challenge the status quo, invite passionate debate, and work together as one team. We're united in our pursuit of addressing unmet medical needs and are driven to impact patient lives. By continually asking "what if," we uncover more possibilities to make an even greater impact.

Meet a few of our team members below and discover why they work at Shionogi.

Vanerris McKinney

Associate Clinical Trial Manager
Why did Vanerris choose to work at Shionogi? For her, it wasn’t about the name—it was about the patient. Watch her video below to discover exactly what that means to her.

Kathleen DiBernard

Executive Assistant, Clinical Development
How does Kathleen describe the kinds of people who work at Shionogi? “Caring, disciplined, and dedicated to getting drugs approved.” Watch her video below to discover why she thinks that matters.

Josh Abramson

Director, IT Business Systems
How do we work as a team at Shionogi? Josh believes “you gotta love where you work,” and feels extremely fortunate that he, in fact, does. Watch his video below to discover why he feels that way.

Simon Portsmouth, MBChB MD FRCP

Vice President, Head of Clinical Development
What needs do we at Shionogi address? “Shionogi has translated science into bedside medicine that is moving forward rapidly and effectively,” says Simon Portsmouth. Watch his video below to learn more.

Interested in joining our team?