Senior Vice President, General Counsel and External Affairs
Harvey Ashman is senior vice president, general counsel and external affairs for IMS Health. Named to this position in 2009, he is responsible for all legal matters associated with the company’s commercial activities, including privacy, compliance and external affairs activities worldwide.
Previously, Harvey served as IMS Health’s vice president, external affairs and associate general counsel for the Americas region. Harvey has had significant responsibility for transactional and intellectual property matters, privacy issues, commercial compliance activities, legislative issues (federal and state / provincial), antitrust matters and litigation. He joined IMS Health’s legal department in 1988.
Harvey holds a B.A. degree from the University of Massachusetts / Amherst and a J.D. from the New England School of Law.