Vikas Sharma
Global Head of Medicine, CNS
Boehringer Ingelheim

More than 20 years of experience in healthcare & clinical development with skill mix of clinical acumen, clinical development, research ethics, and patient safety. Psychiatrist by training, start of the career with premier institutes of India as a clinician.

Fast rack leadership career in Quintiles (Now IQVIA). Regional and corporate leadership roles spanning medical and scientific services, patient safety and research ethics. In current role global medical accountabilities for portfolios in CNS, Retinopathies & Emerging Areas at Boehringer Ingelheim.

An independent Ethics Expert working with European Research Council; member of ethics panels supporting Horizon 2020 EU grants. Passionate about the cause of children with special needs. Honorary trustee with Communication DEALL, the leading NGO in India working in the field of autism, language & communication disorders in children.