Entourage grows. With Project Consultants. In Pharmaceuticals.

Entourage grows. With Project Consultants. In Pharmaceuticals.

Munich, April 1, 2019.

Entourage is pleased to welcome Iain Rusling, Hanna Fecker and Björn Kolthoff, three Project Consultants in Pharma, to the company from 1 April.

Entourage, a management and personnel consultancy based in Munich and Basel, is expanding its management team of highly qualified project consultants to include Iain Rusling, Hanna Fecker and Björn Kolthoff.
Iain Rusling holds a bachelor’s degree in biomedical science and a master’s degree in business administration. Throughout his professional career, Mr. Rusling has worked in various well-known pharmaceutical companies, including as Head of Quality Control and Quality Assurance with responsibility for a team of more than 30 people. Mr. Iain Rusling supports Entourage as Principal Project Consultant.
Hanna Fecker holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Ecotrophology and a Master of Science degree in Nutrition. During her professional career, she gained extensive knowledge in quality management in the food and pharmaceutical industries. Ms. Hanna Fecker supports Entourage as a Project Consultant.
Björn Kolthoff completed vocational training as an industrial mechanic specialising in machines and systems engineering and then went on to study part-time as a state-certified computer scientist. Mr. Kolthoff has worked as a change control and QA manager, most recently as a QA senior specialist and site training coordinator in the pharmaceutical industry. Mr. Björn Kolthoff supports Entourage as Project Consultant.

Testimonials

Rusling is looking forward to his new responsibilities. “I am looking forward to joining Entourage as a Principal Project Consultant. The job promises various exciting projects with interesting customers in the DACH region in a relatively short period of time.”
Ms. Fecker is particularly attracted by the varied profile of his new job. “What is particularly appealing about being a Project Consultant is the prospect of being able to develop both professionally and personally by working on various projects with changing requirements. Entourage as an employer convinced me immediately”.
Björn Kolthoff is optimistic about the new challenge. “It was time to set new points of interest. I am looking forward to the new environment and the new colleagues and hope that I will be able to contribute my skills and experience for the benefit of the company”.
Moritz Haucke, founder and Managing Partner of Entourage, is pleased that Entourage has been able to gain additional Project Consultants in Pharma. “Each additional employee represents the continued growth of our company and the fact that we are clearly on the right track. In the past, Project Consulting has grown from a niche product to our core business and promises to continue to grow in the future given the current market situation”.

Short Profile Iain Rusling

Iain Rusling holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science from Liverpool and is currently studying a Master’s degree in Business Administration from TU Munich.
During his professional career of over 23 years, Mr. Rusling has worked for various well-known pharmaceutical companies, including as the Head of Quality with responsibility for a team of more than 30 people. Mr. Rusling has excellent knowledge of Quality, GMP, GLP, API and FDF. As an experienced manager of international projects, he has established more than 15 pharmaceutical and biotechnology laboratories, FDA and MHRA approvals. He has also implemented quality management systems for several sites in the UK, Europe and contract facilities.
Mr. Iain Rusling supports Entourage as a Principal Project Consultant.

Short Profile Hanna Fecker

Hanna Fecker completed her Bachelor of Science in Ecotrophology and her Master of Science in Nutrition Science at the Justus Liebig University in Giessen.
During her professional career, Ms. Fecker gained extensive knowledge in quality management in a regulated environment. She has worked on both national and international projects. Her focus was on supplier and material qualification, the continuous improvement of growing and changing quality systems (deviation management, change management, CAPA management, supplier management, CSV) as well as the implementation of data integrity programs. Ms. Fecker is a certified GMP and ISO 9001 auditor and has conducted numerous internal, service provider and supplier audits. In addition, she has many years of experience in the preliminary consultation, support and post-processing of customers and authority audits.
Ms. Hanna Fecker supports Entourage as a Project Consultant.

Short Profile Björn Kolthoff

Björn Kolthoff trained as an industrial mechanic specialising in machinery and systems engineering at S.A.M. Schiffstechnik in Cuxhaven and then went on to study part-time as a state-certified computer scientist at Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences.
Mr. Kolthoff has worked as a change control and QA manager, most recently as a QA senior specialist in the pharmaceutical industry. He has more than 20 years of experience in GMP, more than 10 years in the production of sterile drugs and vaccines and 7 years in 3r Party Change Controls. In addition, he completed training to become a certified QMP. Mr. Kolthoff is experienced in conducting internal audits and accompanying external audits.
Mr. Björn Kolthoff supports Entourage as a Project Consultant.

Short Profile Entourage

Entourage is a management and personnel consultancy focusing on pharmaceuticals, medical technology and laboratory medicine. The company, which is based in Munich and Basel, recruits experts for the leading life science companies in the DACH region by placing permanent scientific employees and consultants. With Project Consultants, Entourage implements projects for its clients via highly qualified temporary employment agencies and work contracts. With the Entourage Task Force (ETF), Entourage bundles selected interim managers and management consultants into a top-class consulting unit that implements pharmaceutical and medical technology solution scenarios in consulting projects on an interdisciplinary basis.