About The Speaker
Dr. Michael Boehler, a medical doctor, began his career in 2000 at the Medical University of Innsbruck in Austria, where he spent several years in clinical practice. After completing an MBA at the Rotterdam School of Management, he joined Novartis Oncology as a Brand Manager in 2004. Since 2006, Dr. Boehler has held numerous leadership positions in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries, including with Amgen, Takeda Oncology, and Kite Pharma. In 2018, he co-founded the start-up N1, a provider of digital solutions for the clinical development of new drugs. In March 2019, Dr. Michael Boehler joined the next-generation immunotherapy company BioNTech as Head of Global External Communications. He has served as its Vice President Global Commercial and General Manager since August 2020. Dr. Boehler has been instrumental in establishing commercial structures and processes at BioNTech that enabled the successful market launch of the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine COMIRNATY®.