- Heike Otto
- Associate Director, Project Management Office
- Novartis, Switzerland
Heike Otto, PhD, PMP, Associate Director of Project and Program Management, Novartis Institutes of Biomedical Research; ATI Basel. After a PhD in Chemistry and a Postdoc in Pharmacology Heike joined Novartis in 1997 in Technical Operations Project Management being responsible for international product transfers. From there she held various positions with increasing responsibilities in Product Launch and Change Management, In-licensing, BD&L activities and in Development in phase 2-4 clinical studies. In 2008 she joined NIBR where she works as an Expert Facilitator and Project Team Leader for early clinical development. Heike has an excellent track record in leadership of multicultural, cross functional project teams and successfully driving cross disease area programs into Development. Heike is PMP certified.