Markus is a Director at SHL Group. He investigates the market for connectivity and emerging technologies in the fields of secondary packaging and drug delivery devices.
Markus has over 15 years' experience in pharmaceutical packaging, leading in various roles such as global key account management, research and innovation and business development. Markus ran a technology startup, ConnectMeSmart, over the last four years working closely with and for SHL. His work has looked into the application of new technologies such as smartphones, mobile apps, and connectivity. He also worked for Schreiner MediPharm between 2004 and 2014, and is the co-inventor of Needle-Trap, a label integrated needlestick prevention solution.
Markus studied process engineering at the Technical University of Clausthal and started his career in environmental and recycling technology at RWE in Germany in 1997 prior to moving to the pharmaceutical industry.