Joelle has over 12 years’ experience in regulatory affairs in Asia working with biotechnology companies and pharmaceutical companies. After completion of her pharmacy studies in Singapore and various hospital assignments, Joelle started her career in the pharmaceutical industry in 2005 as Regulatory Affairs Project Manager for a specialty pharmaceutical company headquartered in Singapore, responsible for in-licensing and marketing of USA and European brands in Asian markets, covering therapeutic areas in allergy & otolaryngology, gastroenterology, obstetrics & gynecology, ophthalmology and radiology. Joelle then moved to a large global pharmaceutical company, well-known for developing biologics, heading the regulatory affairs, pharmacovigilance and quality departments in the Singapore affiliate.
More recently, Joelle was the regional Regulatory Affairs Manager for another fully integrated biotechnology and pharmaceutical global company specializing in the field of immunology. During this assignment, Joelle developed the regulatory strategy for the Asian region, successfully establishing and directing regulatory operations in 13 countries and greatly expanding the market presence of the portfolio of products. With these assignments, Joelle has acquired a vast and diverse experience in key therapeutic areas as well as pre-and post- marketing regulatory activities in various geographical areas in the Asian region. As Director of Pharma To Market – Asia, Joelle coordinates services to companies in the region including regulatory affairs strategy, dossier preparation and submission management as well as ongoing maintenance of marketed products.