Mireille Ermens

Mireille Ermens, is a seasoned leader in the field of clinical research and healthcare management with a rich background spanning over two decades. Armed with a degree of Socio Medical Science with distinction from the University Ghent, Belgium, Mireille brings a unique blend of expertise in biochemistry, mathematics, statistics, and preventive healthcare.

A true polyglot, Mireille is fluent in Dutch, French, and English, with proficiency in German and Spanish, reflecting a deep commitment to effective communication across diverse cultural landscapes.

With a leadership style centered around “Building Bridges with and for People,” Mireille has led clinical development operations teams, navigating challenges in rare and chronic diseases, high-volume infectious diseases and seasonal vaccine environments.

Currently serving as the Senior Director of Global Feasibility and Start Up Support at CSL Limited, Mireille spearheads strategic assessments of clinical trial feasibility, facilitating optimal business decision-making through meticulous recruitment-time-cost analyses and evaluation of execution options.

Prior to this role, Mireille served as the Head of Global Site Management and Monitoring Oversight at CSL Seqirus, while advocating for global process consistency with a patient-oriented oversight agility. Mireille’s extensive experience also includes senior positions at Eli Lilly and Hoffmann-La Roche.

Mireille began her career as an ICU Coordinator in Intensive Care at the University Hospital, Ghent, monitoring and caring for patients post-cardiac surgery, demonstrating a commitment to hands-on patient care.

With a career trajectory marked by innovation, strategic vision, and a relentless pursuit of excellence, Mireille is a dynamic speaker who brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to any discussion on clinical research, healthcare management, and leadership in the pharmaceutical industry.