EMA welcomes new Head of Information Management Division
EMA is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Hilmar Hamann as Head of the Information Management Division as of 16 January 2020.
A German national, Dr Hamann joins the Agency from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), where he served as the Director for the Office of Business Informatics since 2011. He led IT strategy and programme management for information technology and business services’ investments in support of the FDA human medicines review program. Prior to FDA, he held various leadership positions in the pharmaceutical and consumer care industry.
Dr Hamann is a chemist with a PhD from the University of Göttingen (Germany), where he worked in the field of molecular physics and chemical kinetics. Recently, Dr Hamann’s professional focus has been on leveraging cloud-enabled technologies and robotic process automation to streamline interactions between regulatory agencies and the pharmaceutical industry.