Passionate about clinical trial supply chain and clinical trials in general, Bernard started in a Phase I Clinic, developing analytical methods and combining both his Chemistry & Pharmaceutical degrees. After that it was 25 years of anything touching clinical trial supply chain: starting in an IRT department, then moving to a manufacturing environment, followed by outsourcing, heading a global clinical supplies unit of a Big Pharma company, 2 years as QA, and finally started 14 years ago at PPD, now part of Thermo Fisher Scientific. At PPD, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bernard started on the operational side, but is now on the support side, ensuring the department is ready for growth, from an improvement, compliance & resource perspective