Johanna Schlais has a background as a pharmacist and received her degree in pharmacy from the University of Vienna, Austria and conducted her Master of Science in Clinical Pharmacy at the University of Strathcylde, Scotland. She started her academic career in the pharmaceutical industry at the Regional Center Country Eastern Europe (CEE) of Angelini Pharma Österreich GmbH after several years of experience as pharmacist in the pharmacy. At Angelini Pharma Johanna started her industry career as Medical Advisory CEE and later on as Medical Affairs Specialist CEE. Her experience includes beside the medical support on existing products in the CEE region, the evaluation of new product opportunities and the development of a market access database. In her current role as Marketing Manager for the Austrian and German market at Angelini Pharma she is responsible for the portfolio of products within different therapeutic areas: pain, infectiology and common cold and worked prior to this in the area of oncology and gynecology. By combining her skills in Marketing with her sound understanding and in-depth background of the pharmaceutical market she is always looking for innovative chances / opportunities approaching the optimal settings for the implementation and realization of the marketing measures.