Analytical scientist with over 25 years experience in product, business and R&D management at PerkinElmer and Agilent Technologies. Currently head of strategy and portfolio management for the life science division at Tecan Trading AG. Managed the development and market launch of many complex high-technology analytical instruments with integrated optics, mechanics, electronics, firmware and software. Advocates fast and lean product development processes and the importance of creating and managing a balanced portfolio. Product management is the best and worst job in the world! Best in that you get to develop and execute on strategy and the worst when dealing with the myriad product related issues that land on your desk – all roads lead to the product manager! Outside of work – passionate motorcyclist.