Dr. Jürgen Harter
Angestellt, Chief Executive Officer, Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre
Abschluss: PhD, Cambridge University UK
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Experienced executive with strong commercial acumen and proven track record on delivering big projects for biotechs & pharma. Digital transformation champion to evolve and future-proof business models. Driving artificial intelligence / machine learning, and creating value from data. Orchestrating systems (including cloud migrations and adoptions), introducing value engineering for scale up. Executing on complicated M&A integrations, introducing and adapting superior workflows to automate to a highest level. Generating insights and turning big data into smart data. Knowledge management professional in the life science industry, with a focus on electronic resource planning (ERP), laboratory information management systems (LIMS) and electronic lab notebooks (ELN). Leader of high-performance global scientific & information technology teams. Keen interest for utilising AI, machine learning, expert systems and business intelligence methodologies within biotech / genomics / mhealth.
Professional experience for Jürgen Harter
Current 5 years, since Jul 2018
Chief Executive OfficerCambridge Crystallographic Data Centre
Leading the development of the scientific and business sides to ensure sustainability, and fulfilling CCDC's charitable remit of promoting societal benefits through its scientific endeavours. Driving growth and promoting highest standards for chemistry data/software. Meeting digital transformation challenges (AI, machine learning) and delivering operational efficiencies. Executing CCDC strategy and promoting core values and high-quality standards as a world-class research center and global data repository.
Current 5 years and 8 months, since Nov 2017
CEO & Founder
Experienced executive with strong commercial acumen and proven track record on delivering big projects for biotechs & pharma. Driving artificial intelligence / machine learning, and creating value from data. Digital transformation champion to evolve business models. Executing on complicated M&A integrations, introducing and adapting superior workflows to automate to a highest level. Generating insights and turning big data into smart data.
1 year and 2 months, Jan 2017 - Feb 2018
Global Head of IT & Informatics
Horizon Discovery Group plc
Responsible for running the IT department at Horizon Discovery Group plc., and the design and execution of all IT/Informatics/Data strategy. Member of executive leadership team.
2 years and 2 months, Nov 2014 - Dec 2016
Vice President, Information Systems
Horizon Discovery Group plc
Vice President, Information Systems, responsible for all the information systems, both on the commercial and the scientific side. This includes project management and deployment of an ERP solution, electronic lab notebooks, and laboratory information management systems - and all the accompanying data migrations and switching off legacy systems. Establishment of best practices and appropriate processes and workflows for comprehensive information and knowledge management.
2 years and 9 months, Feb 2012 - Oct 2014
Business Development Director
Business Development Director selling mobile solutions to effectively and efficiently handle clinical trials and studies, including recruitment and retention of patients, and ePRO (electronic patient reported outcomes) solutions. Mobile apps and solutions for mHealth.
10 months, May 2011 - Feb 2012
PerkinElmer acquired CambridgeSoft Inc. - my responsibilities within sales and business development are broadly similar to the ones at CambridgeSoft - with now a much increased product portfolio and wider network to work with. Specialising in selling PerkinElmer Informatics life sciences enterprise solutions (electronic lab notebooks, chemical inventory, registry et al.) to major accounts, big pharmaceutical companies, and SMEs (biotechs/medtech etc.).
1 year and 7 months, Nov 2009 - May 2011
Director, Major Accounts
Director of Sales - I'm responsible for the UK/Nordics/Germany/Israel territory, selling CambridgeSoft life sciences enterprise solutions (electronic lab notebooks, chemical inventory, registry et al.) to major accounts, big pharma, and SMEs (biotechs etc.).
2 years, Aug 2007 - Jul 2009
Senior Business Development Manager
Heading up Abcam's Business Development department and managing a high-performance global multidisciplinary team of 12 people with PhD/PostDoc level scientific (biochemistry, molecular biology) or computational (bioinformatics) degrees. I'm responsible for the scientific strategies and bus/product dev plans of the core focus research areas (chromatin, cancer, neuroscience, nuclear signaling, immunology, stem cells, microbiology, cell biology, signal transduction, developmental biology).
4 years, Aug 2003 - Jul 2007
Senior Chemistry Analyst
responsible for design, modelling, production and management of chemistry content for life science ontologies/taxonomies/intelligence networks. Expert in visualisation, analysis and integration of biological and chemical information, across complex and heterogeneous IT landscapes.
1 year and 1 month, Jul 2002 - Jul 2003
Post Doc Researcher
Unilever Center for Molecular Informatics
research and development on the eScience project 'World Wide Molecular Matrix', a peer-to-peer system for life sciences knowledge management, focused on drugs and molecules and their physicochemical properties, usage of grid technologies
Educational background for Jürgen Harter
4 years and 5 months, Jan 1998 - May 2002
Cambridge University UK
Metallorganic chemistry, total synthesis, natural product synthesis, asymmetric synthesis
11 months, Aug 1994 - Jun 1995
Chemistry / Economics
Oberlin College, Ohio, USA
Inorganic chemistry, biochemistry, economics
5 years and 3 months, Oct 1992 - Dec 1997
Universität Konstanz, Deutschland
Organische Chemie, Anorganik, Physikalische Chemie, Computer in der Chemie