Robert Ehlinger joined the company in July 2006 as chief information officer. In June 2011, he was promoted to vice president of logistics and chief information officer. Over his tenure, Bob has played a central role in leveraging technology to drive improvements throughout the organization. Following a major acquisition in 2015, he oversaw a two-year project to integrate and harmonize business processes for a consistent, streamlined platform across all plants. Under his leadership in IT, Lannett received a CIO 100 award in 2017 for distinguished work on automated testing tools and solutions.
“Technology is a differentiator. It has the power to change and advance how business is done–not only in the pharmaceutical industry, but across the board. Using technology helps our company reduce costs and drive innovation, so we can bring products to market faster.”
Prior to joining Lannett, Bob was the vice president of information technology at MedQuist, Inc., a healthcare services provider. Over his 10-year career at MedQuist, he held a number of operational and technology positions of increasing responsibility. Prior to MedQuist, he was the corporate director of information technology supporting acute care and ambulatory care health information systems and biomedical support services at Kennedy Health Systems (now Jefferson Health). Bob earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in physics from Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, PA.