Christian Dreger, PH.D.
Senior Vice President, PAREXEL Access and PAREXEL Consulting
Christian Dreger is Senior Vice President, PAREXEL Access and PAREXEL Consulting. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic direction and operations for two global business segments. PAREXEL Access delivers services that identify, generate, evaluate and communicate the evidence of product value to help accelerate time to market, de-risk reimbursement and market access process, and improve commercial success opportunity. PAREXEL Consulting delivers technical expertise and guidance as well as operational support in areas such as integrated product development, regulatory compliance and risk management, and regulatory outsourcing.
Christian has held global, regional and local roles in emerging and established markets and in various commercial functions and cross-functional capacities, with billion-dollar P&L and performance management responsibilities. He served as Vice President and Head of Global Commercial Operations, Biosimilars with Biogen in Zug, Switzerland. Prior to that, he worked as Regional Vice President Europe at Cubist Pharmaceutical in Zurich. Christian has also held international commercial and sales positions at AstraZeneca, Schering-Plough, and Roche Pharmaceuticals. He started his career as a consultant with McKinsey & Co. in Germany.
Christian holds an MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Mannheim in Germany and St. Gallen, Switzerland, and an Executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He also holds an LLB from the University of Hagen in Germany and is a certified pharmaceutical advisor and board director from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France.