Meet Our Team

We have the credibility, expertise, skills, and experience to represent both the patient and industry perspectives. We have worked on the patient side and in pharma and medtech industry positions. We understand patients and caregivers. And we understand the industry. We bring them together.


admedicum team members and partners today are already building bridges towards patient orientation in Germany, the UK, France, Spain and the Netherlands and the team is growing. We collaborate with a large European network of patient groups who trust our expertise, values and motives.

Dr. Andreas L.G. Reimann
Managing Partner, Co-Founder

Social entrepreneur in the fields of patient-oriented health care and inclusive education. He studied pharmacy, was state-registered as a pharmacist and earned a PhD in Pharmacology.

Philipp von Gallwitz
Managing Partner, Co-Founder

Philipp worked 20 years in pharma industry and worked closely with patients for a variety of purposes. He is a passionate advocate of patient engagement.

Roger Legtenberg
Senior Partner & Head of Benelux Region

Roger strongly believes that a change in business eco-system is required in order to address one of the most important challenges for the Life Sciences industry: the sustainability & society acceptance of development of new treatments for patients.

Razak Ellafi
Patient Engagement Consultant and Head of admedicum France

Razak brings a strong background in digital and social innovation and public policy to the development of patient engagement.

Robert Pleticha
Patient Engagement Consultant and Head of admedicum Spain

Robert is a patient advocate that has worked across four different EU countries. He is skilled at uniting international rare disease patient groups to address common goals.

Ulrike Nowak
Head of Operations and Consultant Patient Engagement

Ulrike is a doctor’s assistant with over 8 years of experience in the fields of cardiology, general and internal medicine and surgery. She graduated with honors in health care management.

Christian Hoenig
Consultant Patient Engagement

Christian provides a very solid understanding and experience regarding the german pricing and reimbursement system to the team, including the importance of patient relevance data

Marina Hoffmann
Consultant Patient Engagement

Marina Rempel studied psychology with a focus on quantitative and qualitative research methodology.
She has practical experience in ...

Dr. Meike Neukirchen
Consultant Patient Engagement

Dr. Meike Neukirchen is a licensed phamacist with more than 12 years experience in pharmaceutical industry.

Dr. Vera Vennedey
Consultant Patient Engagement

Vera holds a PhD in Health Sciences. She has in depth knowledge and practical experience in patient engagement in medical decision making, especially through patient preference analysis.

Aileen Singhof
Content Manager

Aileen Singhof has a Master’s degree in German literature and media.

Pierce Pizinger

Pierce Pizinger is responsible for general office organization and takes over administrative activities as well as operational accounting.

Saskia Zavelberg, M.Sc.
Project Manager Patient Engagement

Saskia acquired a broad medical know-how through her international biomedical studies ( B.Sc. "Applied Life Sciences" & Ms.Sc. "Biomedical Engineering").

Rainer Herzog
Patient Engagement Expert

Rainer Herzog is a well-versed executive in the healthcare industry, drawing on a long history of international experience.

Sheila Khawaja
Patient Expert Partner, Italy

Sheila Khawaja, Patient Expert at admedicum, is based in Trieste, Italy. 

Trishna Bharadia
Patient Expert Partner, UK

Many years of advocacy and patient engagement experience with industry, healthcare systems, healthcare professionals, patient organisations, academic institutions and charities.

Frank Hennemann
Patient Expert Partner, Germany

Frank has 48 years experience as a patient with a rare and deadly genetic disease called “Alpha1 Antrypsin Deficiency”.

Nancy Meyerson-Hess
Patient Engagement Expert, Germany

Nancy Meyerson-Hess has over 30 years of experience in clinical research. She has led global teams of clinical research professionals within pharmaceutical and ...

Dagmar Mekking
Independent Expert Partner, the Netherlands

Dagmar is accredited and experienced in various leadership interventions and coaching methodologies, which are powerful tools to unleash the power of patient organizations as well as tapping into the full potential of leaders and employees in a pharmaceutical company.

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