Christian Hein has been heading and building up from scratch the Amgen Berlin Technology Hub since March 2017. The hub´s mission, as part of Amgen´s broader Innovation and Digital Health teams, is to identify and pilot innovative “beyond the molecule” technology solutions, to work with Amgen´s current and future brand portfolio. At the hub, Amgen is building up a cross-functional team of experts, from regulatory, customer experience, software development, to technology scouting, to work with external innovators and partners. Prior to this role, Christian had several leadership roles within Amgen Europe, including head of strategic planning, head of business planning & analysis, and business development. Before joining Amgen in 2008, Christian held various roles in consulting and venture capital within the biopharmaceutical industry. Christian holds a Master´s in Strategic Planning from HEC business school in Paris, as well as a Master´s degree in biotechnology from Ecole Supérieure de Biotechnologie de Strasbourg.