Hillary Rush

Client Service Partner & Hub Lead


Hillary is equally passionate about Life Sciences and marketing strategy.  Having developed into an elite ballet dancer early in life, she knows a lot about turning passion into achievement.  After attaining her MBA at Wharton and gaining experience as a strategy consultant, she landed at BMS/ConvaTec where she held positions of increasing responsibility in Brand Management and Global Strategy.  After 7 years with BMS, she founded Ridge Pointe Consulting, where she developed and served Med Tech clients on projects including BD target assessments, marketing and business plan development and execution, and product launches.  In her spare time, she enjoys pro bono campaign planning for an organization that brings surgical services to underserved areas in Latin America.

At a-connect Hillary works to support U.S. business development, predominantly in the pharma sector.  She adds value through her ability to help envision and thoroughly scope deliverables while building passionate teams to drive projects to success.


Happiest when dancing Sevillanas during ‘La Feria de abril de Sevilla’