Joseph Cosgrove

Chairman

Joseph Cosgrove is an impressive leader who is taking our company to extraordinary new heights. He has steered our organization through unprecedented expansion, diversification and profitability. Under Joseph’s management and guidance, Pentec Health has become an industry leader in providing patient-specific compounded sterile medications for administration in dialysis centers and in-home Specialty Infusion services. Pentec Health’s registration as an outsourcing facility supplying sterile compounds to meet the national needs of institutional healthcare segments reinforces our leadership role in the market, our innovation and our commitment to patients and providers.

Since joining Pentec Health in 2008, Joseph has overseen significant milestones, including various product launches, patent filings and the physical expansion of our plant and facilities. Additionally, his ability to negotiate and secure an investment by Norwest Equity Partners has assured Pentec Health’s ability to continue forward and capitalize on future growth opportunities.

Under Joseph’s leadership, Pentec Health has earned numerous distinctions:

  • 2009–2017, Inc. Magazine List of Fastest-Growing Privately Held Companies
  • 2011–2017, Top 100 Best Places to Work in Pennsylvania
  • 2009–2017, Philadelphia 100® List of Fastest-Growing Privately Held Companies
  • 2017, American Nurses Credentialing Center Pathway to Excellence® Designation
  • 2016, Philadelphia 100 Hall of Fame Inductee
  • 2012, Delaware Valley HR Awards, Inc.’s HR Department of the Year
  • 2012, Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technology (PACT) Life Sciences Company of the Year
  • 2012, Joint Commission for Specialty Infusion and Renal Nutritional Home Care Services Gold Seal of Approval Accreditation

Joseph, himself, has also earned numerous professional accolades:

  • 2017, Member of Arizona State University Board of Trustees
  • 2016, Marcum Innovator of the Year
  • 2015, Philly 100 CEO Hall of Fame Society Inductee
  • 2015, Philly 100 Founder’s Distinguished Achievement Award
  • 2015, National Kidney Foundation Leadership in Business Award
  • 2012, SmartCEO Future 50 Award
  • 2012, Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award
  • 2011, SmartCEO Circle of Excellence Award

Joseph possesses more than 20 years of diversified life sciences industry experience. Prior to joining Pentec Health, he served as Vice President and General Manager for several operating units of Cardinal Health, Inc. His early career was distinguished by increasingly responsible executive roles at DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company and Neumann Health Services, Inc. He currently serves as a board member for Pentec Health, Incorporated and the National Kidney Foundation (NKF). His former board affiliations include the National Home Infusion Association, Aerosol Science Laboratories, Inc. and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, where he was a member of the Executive Committee and the Diversity and Inclusion Committee. Joseph holds a BS degree in Business Administration and Marketing from Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ.