Medicines Company hires Parkin as senior VP of international operations
Glyn R. Parkin has joined the Medicines Company as senior vice president of international operations responsible for the design, implementation and leadership of the international organization.

He will be responsible for the establishment of functioning, capable organizations and business operations in new territories, and then transitioning the operations to the current business unit structure of the organization, according to the Parsippany, N.J.-based company.

Parkin was with Eli Lilly for more than 25 years, where he served as executive director marketing and oversaw European operations of the Lilly Europe executive leadership team as well as marketing, Medicines Company said. He previously held U.K. sales and marketing leadership positions, and spent eight years in Indiana ,where he served as global marketing director for Lilly Diabetes Care and led their neuroscience division.