Dr. Kintzel is a board-certified pharmacist and holds a PhD and a PharmD from Greifswald University. Dr. Kintzel brings to the team over 20 years of experience in Drug Regulatory Affairs and Drug Development from various roles in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries. Previous roles include management positions at Johnson & Johnson, Synthelabo, Pharmacia, Elan Pharma, and Baxter. At Be the Partner, Birger oversees regulatory and clinical standards in close coordination with management, the development teams and industry partners. Birger also is a guest lecturer at Bonn University in the postgraduate master course on Drug Regulatory Affairs and member of The Competence Network Life Science (CONELIS e.V.).