Helmut Schütz studied Chemical Engineering in Vienna and is an independent consultant in the domain of bioavailability and bioequivalence studies. Mr Schütz has worked in the pharmaceutical industry and in an independent CRO, where he established a GLP certified laboratory information management system, holding senior management positions, most recently as the head of a biostatistical department. In 2004 he founded the consultancy company BEBAC. He has extensive experience with bioanalytics, pharmacokinetics, and biostatistics. His professional experience covers 36 years and 600+ BA/BE studies. Helmut Schütz is a member of the International Pharmaceutical Federation, the European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences, the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, the International Biometric Society, the Austrian Pharmaceutical Association, and the Austrian Association of Consulting Engineers.