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Having gained experience in several industries in different commercial, marketing and communication roles I have become an expert leader in Marketing Operations/Excellence and Commercial Excellence management positions. My main focus is now in the pharmaceutical industry driving teams and projects internationally to streamline costs, standardise messaging and image through initiatives such as copy review, digital asset management, annual brand planning and eLearning. My experience has led me to be an internal account manager to promote strategic tools, create and implement processes & tools designed to improve efficiency not only at a region/global level but also at the affiliate level.


Current Experience

  • Global Brand Manager
    Since November 2017

Past Experience

  • Consultant
    July 2017 --- October 2017
    Red Nucleus is the premier provider of learning and performance solutions for the life sciences industry. We work exclusively within the life sciences to ensure our team intimately understands your business, products, processes, and challenges. Business Development & Project Management

  • Associate Commercial Director
    July 2017 --- October 2017
    Sapentis specialises in optimising local to global brand performance for the life science sector by assessment, recommendation and sustainability. Business Development & Project Management

  • Project Lead
    February 2017 --- May 2017

  • Senior Manager – Commercial Excellence (Global Product Strategy)
    January 2012 --- July 2015
    - Design and creation of new digital training programmes to support product launches in alignment with the global brand teams - Internal communications and project management This has resulted in increased efficiency across all stakeholders, clarification of roles and responsibilities and standardisation of processes

  • Senior Manager – Marketing Operations – EMEA/ASIA
    July 2007 --- January 2012
    - Successful implementation of company’s global “go-to-market” content management marketing tools to 1500+ users in Europe, Middle East, Africa and India - Alignment of the EMEA regions promotional materials (A&P) SOP to implement a common process in the company’s electronic review tool (Mercury – Zinc equivalent) - Developed the business requirements according to the standard procedures and worked with cross-functional and cross-regional teams for acceptance in the different countries, designed the training materials and methods of implementation, and managed change and cultural challenges - On-going activities included analysing system improvements and implementation, internal communications, managing a local support team - Reporting to senior management This resulted in reducing the cycle time in the production of sales & marketing materials from 25 days to an average of 9

  • Clinical Research Coordinator
    September 2006 --- July 2007
    - Key quality audit project team member, leading audit investigations on sales order processing by providing necessary tools - Sales administration and customer relations – direct contact with purchasing departments of large telecommunication groups

  • Internet Project Manager
    January 2005 --- September 2006
    - Liaison with HQ in Belgium and internet clients to design and suggest improvements the on-line banking interface This resulted in a high standard of improvement in understanding the usage of the on-line banking service by the Belgian clients

  • Marketing & Communication Manager
    August 2001 --- October 2004
    - Management of marketing and communication activities at HQ level and subsidiaries (key messaging matrices, templates, event organization, reporting) - Implementation and management of a CRM tracking tool designed to evaluate the efficacy of marketing campaigns and lead tracking - Project management for new product launches - Development of new sales tools and trainings - Team management

  • Marketing & Communication Manager
    December 1997 --- November 2000
    - Internal and external communications - Development of sales tools (brochures, catalogues, point of sale articles) - Event organization (Founding participant member of the 1st International Renewable Energy Congress in France – around 3000 participants) - Public relations - Market research - Reporting This resulted in the successful promotion of the company’s activities and in particular the accessibility of renewable energy to the general public (with the introduction of the grid connected systems where energy companies buy back excess electricity generation)

  • Clinical Research Coordinator
    April 1997 --- September 1997
    - Purchasing of materials to build telecom systems for international operators - Project management for sales orders using JIT principles until delivery My main take-home was the importance of communication and collaboration with the different team members to ensure that projects were delivered on time.

  • Marketing Coordinator
    January 1995 --- April 1997
    - Event organization (International Congress participations in Germany, Italy and France) - Management of regional marketing teams - Market & competitor analysis - Corporate communications


LinkedIn Assessment :
StrategyPharmaceutical IndustryCross-functional team leadershipmanagementMarketing ManagementProject ManagementSales Force EffectivenessCRMChange ManagementCommercial ExcellenceMarketing CommunicationsCommunication SkillsMarketing OperationsFrenchMarket AnalysisEnglishMarketing StrategyInternal & External CommunicationsoncologyMarketingProcess improvementTrainingProduct launchspanishStrategic PlanningMarket accessBiotechnologyTherapeutic AreasSales EffectivenessGlobal MarketingCompetitive IntelligenceCommunicationPhotographyLeadershipMarket researchCompetitive AnalysisTeam ManagementBusiness StrategySalesTeam LeadershipProduct developmentCustomer Relationship Management (CRM)


  • Diploma in Marketing Strategy from IE Business School in 2016
  • Certification in Conflict Management in Types of Conflict, Conflict Resolution Skills, Intercultural Communication and Conflict Resolution from University of California, Irvine in 2015
  • Post-grad in Marketing & Sales Management from Institute of Marketing, GB in 1992
  • BSc in Combined Science (Applied Mathematics and Statistics) from Coventry University in 1990

Training and Certification

  • Conflict Resolution Skills Certification
  • Intercultural Communication and Conflict Resolution Certification
  • Market Research and Consumer Behavior Certification
  • Positioning: What you need for a successful Marketing Strategy Certification
  • Types of Conflict Certification


BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Locations I am interested in:
  • Work From Home:
    Yes, 0 to 2 days per week
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position
  • International:

Area / Region

Basel, Switzerland


Driving License
  • Yes