AT A GLANCE
Holds a PhD in biochemistry from the University of Darmstadt in Germany.
Prior to Biogen, led bioinformatics and scientific computing programs at Glaxo Wellcome, Ariad Pharmaceuticals, and Aventis Pharma.
Hobbies include showing his Labrador retriever in dog obedience and agility events.
Q Where will bioinformatics be in two years? Five years?