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MR Rainer Voelksen, FRAPS

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Bio

experience in medical device and biotech regulations, both in industry and in government administrations as well as regulatory agencies, over the years member of GHTF in different functions (SG3, ad-hoc Task Force, Steering Committee), active in AHWP as well as in RAPS Specialties: government liaison, international negociations, policy, capacity building

Position Title

Director

Job History

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
Scientific Collaborator
January 2013 - present

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
Scientific Collaborator
January 2013 - present

RAPS
Co-Chair RAPS European Advisory Committee
January 2009 - present

RAPS
Co-Chair RAPS European Advisory Committee
January 2009 - present

RAPS
Director on the Board
January 2008 - present

RAPS
Director on the Board
January 2008 - present

GE Healthcare
Executive, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Affairs, EMEA
September 2008 - October 2011

GE Healthcare
Executive, Regulatory Affairs & Quality Affairs, EMEA
September 2008 - October 2011

Synthes
Director Regulatory Affairs Asia Pacific
August 2006 - March 2008

Synthes
Director Regulatory Affairs Asia Pacific
August 2006 - March 2008

Swiss Federal Agency for Therapeutic Products, swissmedic
Director, Medical Devices Division
January 2001 - June 2006

Swiss Federal Agency for Therapeutic Products, swissmedic
Director, Medical Devices Division
January 2001 - June 2006

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
Head of Medical Devices Unit
March 1998 - December 2000

Swiss Federal Office of Public Health
Head of Medical Devices Unit
March 1998 - December 2000

Genzyme Europe BV
Director RA
January 1996 - January 1998

Genzyme Europe BV
Director RA
January 1996 - January 1998

Mathys Ltd Bettlach
Manager Regulatory Affairs
January 1992 - January 1994

Mathys Ltd Bettlach
Manager Regulatory Affairs
January 1992 - January 1994

Virbac
Scientific Assistant
January 1990 - January 1991

Virbac
Scientific Assistant
January 1990 - January 1991

Regional Interests

Europe, Worldwide

Product Interests

IVDs, Medical Devices