Edward Buthusiem Joins Berkeley Research Group

Edward Buthusiem Joins Berkeley Research Group 
EMERYVILLE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/11/13 --  Berkeley Research
Group, LLC welcomes Edward J. Buthusiem as a director based in
Philadelphia and a member of the firm's Health Analytics Practice. 
Mr. Buthusiem advises executive management and general counsels on a
variety of strategic business and operational issues. He is an expert
in mergers and acquisitions, technology licensing transactions, and
innovation. Mr. Buthusiem leverages his experience as a former
general counsel of two major divisions of two global life sciences
companies, where he was responsible for all aspects of legal support.
He has counseled and coordinated responses to foreign and domestic
congressional and government investigations, including in the areas
of antitrust and competition, bribery and corruption, clinical
trials, Food and Drug Administration promotional and manufacturing,
and Office of Foreign Assets Control matters. He has also managed
intellectual property and commercial litigation, legal, regulatory
and trade compliance, and domestic and international arbitrations.
Mr. Buthusiem has designed, developed, implemented, and monitored
processes to comply with government-imposed consent decrees. He has
also developed and implemented legal department operational
efficiencies in contracting, resource allocation, and technology. 
Before joining BRG, Mr. Buthusiem was general counsel of Danaher
Corporation's global medical device business, and he served
GlaxoSmithKline for over 20 years in various senior executive
positions in its global legal department, including senior vice
president and special counsel, and general counsel of Global Research
and Development and Vaccines. 
"Ed offers a valuable combination of deep industry experience as well
as significant expertise in a range of key areas relevant to our
clients," said BRG Chairman and Principal Executive Officer David J.
Teece.  
"I look forward to applying my corporate and commercial experience to
advise clients on the complex business issues they face," said Mr.
Buthusiem. "BRG is an ideal environment for providing clients with
the expertise required to effectively address their most difficult
business challenges."  
About Berkeley Research Group, LLC 
Berkeley Research Group, LLC (www.br
g-expert.com) is a leading global
expert services and consulting firm that provides independent expert
testimony, authoritative studies, strategic advice, data analytics,
and regulatory and dispute support to Fortune 500 corporations,
government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around
the world. BRG experts and consultants combine intellectual rigor
with practical, real-world experience and an in-depth understanding
of industries and markets. Their expertise spans economics and
finance, data analytics and statistics, and public policy in many of
the major sectors of our economy, including healthcare, banking,
information technology, energy, construction, and real estate. BRG is
headquartered in Emeryville, California, with 23 offices in the
United States, Canada, London, UK, and Perth, Western Australia. 
Contact:
Mary Xjimenez
Berkeley Research Group, LLC
mxjimenez@brg-expert.com
510.285.3287