Nuno B.

Medical executive with 18+ years experience in the Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology industry

English, Portuguese, Spanish; Castilian

More than 10 years of experience working in different pathologies and different functions in a Pharmaceutical Company environment (clinical research, medical affairs and marketing) allowed me to devel...see more

  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Life Sciences
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Director Medical Affairs - EMEA Subject Matter Expert

Novartis Gene Therapies
10 months
Current position
Feb 2022 - Present
Act as the medical subject matter expert on Spinal Muscular Atrophy and Gene Therapy in support to the Europe, Middle East and Africa region

Associate Medical Director - Europe Mid Size Countries

Novartis Gene Therapies
2 years
Jun 2020 - Feb 2022
Support the medical teams in the cluster of 15 countries (Nordics, Ireland, BeNeLux, Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Malta, Cyprus and Portugal) from reimbursement to ongoing scientific e...see more

Medical Director Interim

8 months
Oct 2019 - Jun 2020
Management of the Medical Department, with strategic input in all therapeutic áreas (multiple sclerosis, alzheimer, spinal muscular atrophy), pipeline and lead a team of 18 headcounts.

Associate Director Medical - Rare Disease

9 months
Sep 2019 - Jun 2020
Strategic oversight of medical activities for neurology rare disease pipeline (spinal muscular atrophy & amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) and launch readiness for ophtalmology gene therap...see more

Sr. Medical Manager Portugal & Spain - Rare Disease

2 years
Jun 2017 - Aug 2019
Coordinate all medical activities regarding spinal muscular atrophy therapeutic area, create an MSL team of excellence (4 headcounts) and support reimbursement in both Countries. HCP ma...see more

Sr. Medical Science Liaison

Vertex Pharmaceuticals
2 years
Mar 2015 - May 2017
Responsible for all medical affairs activities in Portugal, and support to Spanish team. Successful partnerships to build up operations in Portugal, for an Iberian structure. Mapping an...see more

Product Manager

Biogen Idec
10 months
May 2014 - Mar 2015
Definition and implementation of promotional strategy for the market leader drug in multiple sclerosis (MS). Management and coordination of national symposia, medical conferences and lo...see more

Medical Liaison Manager

Biogen Idec
2 years
Dec 2011 - May 2014
Adding further responsibilities of internal staff training. Active participation in the design and implementation of several investigator initiated trials and publication of their resul...see more

Medical Science Liaison

Biogen Idec
1 year
Aug 2010 - Dec 2011
Training and scientific support of the sales team and liaison with health professionals from around the country for the provision of information and scientific discussion in clinical le...see more

Clinical Reserch Associate - Oncology

Pierre Fabre
3 years
Jan 2008 - Aug 2010
CRA responsible for the Oncology Clinical Trials Unit. Management and conduct of all required activities to implement clinical trials in lung, bladder and breast cancer. Successful reor...see more

Clinical Research Site Manager

Laboratórios Pfizer (Portugal)
2 years
Dec 2005 - Jan 2008
All monitoring activities in phase II and phase III clinical trials on the oncology, rheumatology, orthopaedics, neurology and cardiovascular area. Country/Site feasibilities and select...see more

Clinical Research Associate

Abbott Laboratórios, Lda. (Portugal)
1 year
Sep 2004 - Sep 2005
Conducted all monitoring activities in phase III and phase IV clinical trials on the rheumatology and cardiology areas. Team member on the good investigational practices implementation ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Biotechnology
  • Life Sciences
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Product Management
  • Healthcare Services