Leadership

Aki Tomaru

Aki Tomaru

Chief Executive Officer

The founding member and CEO of M3 USA since 2006, Aki has been the driving force behind developing this subsidiary of M3, Inc., a publicly-traded Japanese company that is the global leader in eHealthcare solutions. Aki directed the acquisitions of MDLinx and The Smartest Oncologist in America, the physician portals of M3 USA.

To create and deliver the highest quality physician communications, Aki enjoys working with various partners such as pharmaceutical clients, agencies, publishers, and other solution providers.

Prior to joining M3, Aki was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, serving pharmaceutical clients while dealing with sales and marketing issues. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Roni DasGupta

Roni DasGupta

President of Market Research, Americas

Roni DasGupta, President of Market Research, Americas, joined M3 USA in 2011. As the President of Market Research, Americas, Roni oversees all functions of M3 USA’s market research division. Roni previously held the titles of Senior Vice President and Head of Global Sales for the market research division.

Roni has over eighteen years in the market research industry. In 2007, Roni shifted her focus to Healthcare Market Research. Roni’s experience in the market research industry spans qualitative research, field service, full service, and online panel research.

Roni currently sits on the Ethics Committee for EpHMRA and is also a founder of PMR Charities Inc, which is endorsed by the PMRG. Roni received an M.S.in International Management Studies and an MBA in Marketing from the University of Texas at Dallas and a BS in Communication Studies from the University of Texas at Austin.

David Lieu

David Lieu

Executive Vice President

David joined M3 USA in 2014 as the Executive Vice President. As a member of the M3 USA executive team, David is responsible for corporate development and managing M3’s physician recruitment businesses in the US. David has played a key role in both acquiring new businesses as well as driving change in the newly acquired businesses to achieve growth and profitability goals.

Prior to joining M3, David led the strategy and corporate development team at Thomson Reuters Elite where he drove the acquisition of 4 software companies in the US and Europe. He was also instrumental in growing Elite’s business internationally and entering the China market where he helped to win 3 top reference accounts.

Earlier in his career, David worked as a management consultant for McKinsey & Co. in the Silicon Valley and The Boston Consulting Group in Asia. He holds at BA from Stanford University and an MBA from the Wharton School.

Mike York

Mike York

Chief Operations Officer

Mike York joined PracticeMatch in 2015. Mike’s duties as Chief Operating Officer are to streamline processes and to provide a platform of growth for PracticeMatch.

Prior to joining PracticeMatch, Mike has been an operations professional for fifteen years. Most recently as Vice President of Operations at Karmak where he created an efficient metric driven operations group. Through his work at Otis Technology where he was Director of Operations, Mike improved efficiencies and implemented automation techniques that garnered multiple awards from the DLA utilizing robotics and software integration.

Mike received his BA in Business Administration from Lindenwood University.