François Simon, HIV & Hepatitis C Initiative Clinical Trial Leader, DNDi

François Simon joined DNDi in February 2014 as Clinical Project Manager.

He has 23 years of experience in clinical trials. He has managed phase 1 Clinical trials for 9 years in Novartis in a phase 1 unit, then joined Serono for management of international clinical trials in different therapeutic areas. He was clinical monitoring director for Africa, Middle East and Asia pacific regions at Merck Serono. More recently, he was program director in India at Quintiles on an international bio similar program.

François Simon has a nursing and CRA background. He has spoken at international congresses about implementation of clinical trials in Middle East countries.