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6 May 2021 New York, US

Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy of RareMed Solutions and PANTHERx Rare Selected to Represent the United States in the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2021 Competition

Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) congratulates Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy, Chairman and CEO of RareMed Solutions and Founder and Executive Advisor of PANTHERx Rare, as he prepares to represent the United States in the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2021 competition in June.

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Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) congratulates Dr. Gordon J. Vanscoy, Chairman and CEO of RareMed Solutions and Founder and Executive Advisor of PANTHERx Rare, as he prepares to represent the United States in the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2021 competition in June. The 2021 event, traditionally held in Monte Carlo, Monaco, will be held virtually.

“On behalf of my teams at RareMed Solutions and PANTHERx Rare, I humbly accept this recognition and am honored to represent United States on the world stage,” said Dr. Vanscoy. “It is not only an opportunity to showcase the resilience and innovation of US entrepreneurs to the global economy, but to also advance our mission of better connecting those who suffer from rare diseases with the treatments they need.”

A seasoned leader in the health care industry with more than three decades of experience creating and developing medical and pharmaceutical businesses, Dr. Vanscoy was concurrently the top executive at two rapidly growing startups in the rare disease industry. He currently leads RareMed Solutions, LLC, a rare and devastating disorder service provider. He founded and continues as Executive Advisor to PANTHERx Rare, the nation’s only pure rare disease and orphan drug-focused pharmacy, serving the needs of patients, biopharma partners, payers and prescribers, where he formerly served as Chairman and CEO.  

“Dr. Vanscoy is an example of ingenuity in action,” said Andrew (AJ) Jordan, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Americas Director. “His vision for the treatment of those with rare diseases is helping light the path forward. We are proud to have him represent the United States at this year’s EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year competition.”

Dr. Vanscoy is an Entrepreneur Of The Year 2020 National Award winner following his selection as an East Central regional award winner. His recognition marks the first time a Pittsburgh native will compete for the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Award. Dr. Vanscoy will be competing for the single award of EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year alongside entrepreneurs from nearly 40 countries.

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