Olivier Melis is Sr. Mgr and Head of Submission Portfolio Management for the EMEA and APAC regions at UCB.  He manages a team of Submissions Managers dedicated to creating eCTD, NeES or paper submissions for the regions. He is responsible for translating the strategies of submissions into action plans and for ensuring that tools and processes are used in the most efficient way. He has 11 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry, having held various positions in various functional areas (Clinical, Quality & Risk, Regulatory). He also manages the IDMP document collection project for UCB.