Dr. Per Spindler is Director of Biopeople at University of Copenhagen. Biopeople is Denmark’s Innovation Network for Health and Life Sciences. He has industrial work experience from scientific and managerial positions at H. Lundbeck A/S, Novo Nordisk A/S and latest as Vice President at BioImage A/S, a spin-off from Novo Nordisk A/S. Dr. Spindler has a medicines regulatory background from the Danish Medicines Agency and the scientific committees of the European Medicines Agency. Dr. Spindler received the DIA Outstanding Service Award in 2002.