Aries Systems, a leading technology provider for the scholarly publishing community, has announced the appointment of Ryan Walther as its Senior Director of Client Services.
In this role, Walther will lead Aries’ global Client Services team with strategic focus on forming strong relationships with key clients, optimizing customer on-boarding and support processes, and advancing continued development of the department.
Walther brings more than 20 years of experience in scholarly publishing. He has served as the Managing Editor of the journals Anesthesiology, The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and the Journal of Vascular Surgery, as well as the Director of Scientific Publications for the American Association for Thoracic Surgery. In his previous roles, Walther worked directly with Elsevier and Wolters Kluwer through publishing partnerships and has worked in both medical writing and as a college lecturer.
Walther takes over the role from Kate Horgan, Aries’ former Director of Client Strategy and Operations, who recently transitioned to Aries’ Director of Product Management under VP of Product Management Nathan Westgarth.Click here to read the original press release.