Sandy Leonard

SVP, Partnerships and RWD

Sandy leads the teams responsible for driving strategic partner relationships, growing HealthVerity’s government engagements as well as the team that brings real world data expertise to HealthVerity’s many clients. All of this is to enable evidence generation and innovative research solutions, leveraging HealthVerity’s industry-leading technology and network of data partners.

Prior to HealthVerity, Sandy was the Vice President, Medical Evidence and Observational Research at AstraZeneca where she led a global team of RWE scientists and study delivery professionals who together delivered impactful evidence for the entirety of the AstraZeneca portfolio.

Throughout her career, Sandy has developed and implemented key corporate strategies focused on the development and application of evidence throughout the healthcare system, including the evolution of evidence generation capabilities, establishing RWE strategy and collaboration initiatives, as well as leading market access and government reimbursement programs during the implementation of the Medicare drug benefit.

Sandy holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and has a Masters in Public Health, from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville.