Ronél Steyn

VP, Clinical Development Services

Vice President, Head of the CDS Operational Strategy and Delivery Office

Ronél joined TFS in 2018 to lead the Oncology business unit and serve as country manager for France. Her 28 years’ industry and business experience, successful delivery of projects, and focus on operational excellence made her a natural fit for her current role as Head of the CDS Operational Strategy and Delivery Office (OSDO)—the team responsible for providing leadership and support to all functional lines, resourcing, vendor management, reporting and metrics.

Ronél’s proactive management style, strong communication skills, and results-driven approach—delivering milestones ahead of schedule, with optimal quality and within the budget—ensure operational excellence throughout the organization.

Prior to joining TFS, Ronél had global leadership roles at large and mid-size CROs and has experience in portfolio management and setting up several departments including clinical operations at a medical device company and a resources office of a large CRO with more than a thousand employees.

Ronél obtained a Hon BSoc Sc. Nursing degree from the University of Orange Free State, South Africa, in addition to completing Green Belt Six Sigma, PMI, and international business certifications throughout her career.

Ronél is based in France.