Hans Bijl is Sr. Business Development Manager at Siemens’ Industrial Automation Competence Centre Life Science, based Antwerp, Belgium. Over the last decade, he has been working in various fields in the Life Science arena, both in sales & marketing related assignments as well as number of dedicated projects (e.g. PAT/QbD, Continuous Manufacturing and Secure Tracking and Tracing)
From 2006 to 2008 he spent 2 years in Shanghai, China, building the local subsidiary of the Life Science Competence Centre, where he was able to capture the opportunities, challenges and pitfalls of the world’s largest developing m pharma region from within.
Since his return to Europe, one of the assignments he picked up again is, on behalf of the Industry Division of Siemens, the corporate initiative around Pharmaceutical Anti-Counterfeiting measures and Supply Chain security, including serialization.
Hans has been a regular speaker at various conferences (e.g. ISPE), both in Asia and in Europe.