Andreas is a health-care professional and entrepreneur in the field of patient-centered health-care. He is a state-registered pharmacist and earned a PhD in Pharmacology from the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany and an MBA from the University of Bradford, UK.
He has more than 27 years of experience in health care: 4 years of academic research in pharmacology, more than 7 years in the pharmaceutical industry (clinical research, international marketing, drug information), more than 12 years as President, CEO and Managing Director in patient organizations. He was serving as a patient-representative at the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA), the central steering body in the German health-care system for almost 11 years. He held multiple volunteer positions at national and European level in the board of patient-organisations. In 2015, Andreas established admedicum® that helps companies and health-care providers aligning their products and services with the needs of the patients along the life-cycle from early development over clinical development and market-access to commercialization.