Dr. Frieda Gerdes
Managing Director, Marketing & Market Access
Frieda Gerdes has a PhD in cell biology from the University of Kiel and is a trained marketer. She has held leading positions in sales and marketing departments of life sciences and IVD companies. As founder and managing director of Hello Healthcare Berlin, she has been supporting diagnostics, medtech, and pharma companies in strategic consulting, marketing communication, market access, and training since 2011.
Dr. Engelbert Precht
Sales & Business Development
Engelbert Precht has over 20 years of experience in business development, marketing and sales in life science products and services. He is familiar with the challenges of introducing innovative products into the German market and building up new business fields. He is a co-founder of Eurofins Medigenomix GmbH, where he was the managing director for 11 years. He has worked as consultant for Myriad Genetics, Skyline Diagnostics, and Personalis amongst others in the field of genome-guided personalized medicine. In January 2015 Dr. Precht was Cofounder of the m4 Personalized Medicine Association in Martinsried, Munich area, a network to promote discussions and information exchange regarding all aspects of personalized medicine.
Dr. Gerald Schmidt
Healthcare Investors Advisory Expert,
Gerald Schmidt holds a PhD in chemistry from the University of Ulm. He has gained 30 years of business experience in the Life Science and Healthcare industry, 13 years in various international management and executive leadership positions with profound expertise improving sales effectiveness and sales channel management to deliver stretched targets and profitable growth. Since 2017 he has specialised on consulting potential private and institutional investors such as Venture Capital firms as well as investment candidates as Senior Advisory Expert identifying and assessing suitable investment opportunities in the healthcare and life science market, coaching and advising both parties from start to finish in the investment process.
Dr. Joerg vom Stein
Leadership Programs, Employee & Organizational Development
Joerg vom Stein holds a PhD in biology from the University of Bonn and has many years of business experience from several international management and leadership positions. He has more than twelve years of consulting, coaching and training experience in the pharma, diagnostic and medtech businesses. Since 2005, Joerg vom Stein cooperates as senior associate with the Management Center Europe (MCE) in Brussels. He has supported and worked with leading companies in the industry, focusing on organizational development, leadership and strategic optimization of key management and execution processes.
Work-Life Balance Consultant
Nicki Gerdes is acting as the good soul of Hello Healthcare, welcoming clients and colleagues with her friendly attitude. As food and a walk in the park are her focus areas, she helps creating a favorable working environment.