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Sean O’Malley


Sean has been advising clients in the life sciences since 2007. He provides strategic guidance to companies across the life sciences value chain, from large biopharmas to early-stage biotechs.

He is a leader in the Commercial Practice at Putnam, delivering strategic advice across the product lifecycle in areas such as launch planning, competitive positioning, demand estimation, tracking, patient journeys, clinical development planning, and new product strategy.

He is an expert in using a variety of techniques to generate insights for clients, including in-depth qualitative and quantitative market research, and forecasting, in order to guide strategic decision-making. He has deep expertise in oncology, ophthalmology, nephrology, neurosciences, cardiovascular, inflammation, and a variety of rare/orphan diseases.

Sean holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BS in Molecular Biology and a BA in History from the University of Texas at Austin.