Entourage wins. Dr. Ralf Hess as Principal Project Consultant.

Entourage wins. Dr. Ralf Hess as Principal Project Consultant.

Munich, 2 May 2019.

Biologist Dr. Ralf Hess supports Entourage as Principal Project Consultant.

The German-Swiss personnel and management consultancy Entourage welcomes Dr. Ralf Hess, another experienced expert, as Principal Project Consultant as of 1 May 2019. The biologist and quality expert with a doctorate has worked for many years as a freelance expert with the Munich-based company and strengthens the task force on a permanent basis.
Dr. Hess has many years of experience in the development of medical devices and drugs, as well as their combination, in laboratory analysis and quality assurance. His customer service portfolio ranges from manufacturers of classical and biological drugs, medical device companies and vaccine manufacturers to immunohistochemical, immunological, molecular biological and serological-diagnostic laboratories. In addition, Dr. Hess is an auditor in GxP and ISO and brings several years of experience from FDA remediation projects and the regulatory development of combination products.

Testimonials.

Dr. Ralf Hess is looking forward to the upcoming projects as Project Consultant.
“Until now, I was only a freelance task force member at Entourage. Now we have decided together to move to a permanent position. As a Principal Project Consultant, I am very pleased to be able to contribute my many years of experience in quality assurance, CMC and regulatory strategies (FDA/EMA/Notified Body) in the GxP and ISO area to exciting projects day in, day out.”

Dominik M. Aumer, Managing Partner and founder of Entourage, is delighted about the experienced joining.
“Ralf Hess has excellent pharmaceutical and device experience. We are pleased to be able to contribute his strategic competence to our consulting projects and to win him as an experienced auditor for our cooperation with TÜV Süd”.

Short Profile Dr. Ralf Hess.

Dr Ralf Hess studied Biologics at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg and earned his doctorate at the Institute of Virology. Dr Hess has many years of experience in the development of medical devices and medicinal products as well as their combination, in laboratory analytics and its quality assurance. The quality expert designed, implemented and maintained various QM systems according to ISO and GxP for different areas of application. The customer service portfolio varies from manufacturers of small molecules and biological medicinal products to medical device companies and vaccine manufacturers to immunohistochemical, immunological, molecular biological and serological diagnostic laboratories. Dr Hess operates worldwide as an auditor in the area of GxP/ISO and has long-time experience in FDA remediation projects as well as in the regulatory development of combination products (drug device products).

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.