William F. FeeheryChief Executive Officer
Dr. Feehery has served as Chief Executive Officer of Certara since June 2019. His joined Certara from DuPont, where he served since 2013 as President of Industrial Biosciences, a global biotechnology business that experienced significant growth and profitability under his leadership. He joined DuPont in 2002 and served in a number of operating roles in high-growth businesses, and he also has previous experience in venture capital and as a consultant for the Boston Consulting Group.
Dr. Feehery also serves as a board member for West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE: WST), a manufacturer of packaging components and delivery systems for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. Dr. Feehery also serves as a trustee of the Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States.
Dr. Feehery holds both a Ph.D. in chemical engineering and an MBA from MIT, was a Churchill Scholar at Cambridge University and received his BSE in chemical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. His doctorate, awarded while he was the recipient of a National Science Foundation Fellowship, involved developing software and mathematical methods for modeling dynamic systems.