Richard Pilsudski received his Ph.D in Cardiac Electrophysiology in 1989 from the Claude Bernard University in Lyon, France. He started his career in Pharma at Wyeth as a Clinical Scientist in 1990. In 1996 he joined Rhone-Poulenc-Rorer Gene Therapy division (Gencell) holding positions of increasing responsibility, including Head of Clinical and Regulatory Affairs overseeing the clinical development and regulatory strategies for entire Gencell portfolio. He joined AstraZeneca in 1997 as Head of Regulatory Affairs for the French Affiliate and Global Head Medical Affairs for the vaccines portfolio. In the current Sanofi Pasteur organization, Richard is Head Global Regulatory Affairs, since 2012. Richard is member of the Sanofi Pasteur Vaccine Executive Committee since June 2016. In addition, Richard is the Chairman of Vaccine Europe Regulatory Affairs Working Group. Richard Pilsudski tries to develop the following 6 attitudes in his daily work: Passion for customers; Strategic mindset; Determination; Pilot performance; Collaborate with others and Develop others and the organization. His motto: “The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan