Dierk Schmidt is an independent Consultant and Project Manager with more than 20 years experience in Clinical R&D. After studying mathematics and computer sciences, Dierk joined the pharmaceutical industry as a Biometrician. Throughout his career in Pharma (Takeda, Astellas) and Contract Research Organizations (e.g. PRA, PAREXEL), he has gained significant cross-functional experience in heading up Biostats, Programming, Data Management, Clinical IT and infrastructure groups in Europe, US and Japan.
Over time, Dierk has specialized in Project Management and consultancy for R&D infrastructure projects and established a significant track record of leading global, cross-functional system implementation projects.