MANAGEMENT

I provide organizations with Communications, Development and Strategic- & Project Management solutions, based on a 20+ year Research Management and Communications background in the Corporate and Academic Bioscience Business and R&D community.

Management

 

15+ years years of cross-organizational project and strategic R&D management experience in a global corporate environment, including: 

 

  • Project manager for two major (1MUSD+) projects which lead to successful commercial product launches.

 

  • Project management of a Food Industry Bulletin to implement the reintroduction of the insecticide Malathion in the EU.

 

  • Management and development of motivated R&D teams.

 

  • Management & optimization of research facilities (IPM, 5S & LEAN strategies).

 

  • Transition Management for a global R&D organization.

 

 

Project Experience

Product Project Management

Project Manager, Cheminova

 

Management of two major (1MUSD+) projects, comprising objectives, risk and stakeholder analyses, IP objectives, project descriptions, milestones and KPIs, timelines, NPV calculations and budgets, leading to commercial product launches (the safener-based herbicides Foxtrot® and Castrate®).

 

Associated activities included management and coordination of patent issues, synthesis and formulation development, production and logistics, market studies and registration. Responsible for project meetings and for presentation to steering committee

Transition Management

Senior Scientist, FMC

 

Transition management: implementation and execution of GH and LAB Biology deliverables (all disciplines) for transition to FMC's new European Innovation Center near Copenhagen, including:

 

  • greenhouse and laboratory design and setup
  • technology transfer of biochemical, agronomic and biological knowledge
  • identification of Key Opinion Leaders for future collaboration
  • negotiation of termination and relocation packages