Michael is Senior Vice President, Head of Human Resources of VectivBio with more than 20 years of HR experience in the pharmaceutical and biotech industry.
Prior to joining VectivBio, Michael was at Roche for 12 years, most recently as Head of Human Resources for the therapeutic areas of Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmology, and Therapeutic Modalities within the Research and Early Development Organization. Michael was responsible to drive the People and Organizational agenda at the research sites across US, Europe, and China and acted as the Management Representation during interaction with association of worker’s councils and social partners on national and international level. He was also responsible for the China People Strategy for the Research and Early Development Organization. During his time at Roche Michael led numerous organizational and cultural transformations on local, regional, and global level, including the integration of several biotech companies into the corporate organization.
Prior to joining Roche, Michael spent 10 years in the Executive Search industry serving clients across the pharmaceutical and biotech industry.
Michael holds a master’s degree in Business Administration and Sports Management from Bayreuth University, Germany.