Jan joined Novartis in 2014 and holds currently the position of the Regional Compliance Officer, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR), for Europe. His priorities are the implementation of the general Novartis Compliance program as well as the development of early research specific Compliance topics like Human Tissue Management and Data Integrity for the Novartis early research sites in Switzerland. He previously worked since 2012 as a local Compliance Manager in Germany and Switzerland for a leading Pharma Company in the Commercial Compliance area. Before joining the Pharmaceutical Industry Jan worked many years in the Healthcare industry as an Attorney for HCPs and Hospitals and as a Business Strategy Consultant for Health Insurers and MedTech companies. He is a lawyer by training and a member of the Bar in Hamburg, Germany, since 2004. He received his legal degree from the University of Hamburg in 2000 and his postgraduate degree as European Master in Law and Economics from the University of Haifa, Israel, in 2001.