Martin Folger is currently (since September 2018) Head of Risk Management Sciences, Compliance and Quality within the global function Pharmaceutical Sciences at Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica GmbH. He is a pharmacist and holds a PhD in Pharmaceutical Technology from the Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany. After starting his career working in pharmaceutical manufacturing of oral solid dosage forms for two years for a major US-based pharmaceutical company, he joined the Animal Health business of Boehringer Ingelheim in 1997 as a manager in formulation development. From 2002 until September 2018 he was Head of Global CMC Development Pharmaceuticals and responsible for all CMC-related activities including e.g. packaging development. He currently also has the role as the Qualified Person for investigational veterinary product.