Philippe Jacqmin is one of the founders of Exprimo and is now working for SGS Exprimo as an external advisor. He was born in 1956 in Belgium and obtained his Pharm.D. degree from the University of Louvain in 1979 and his Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the same University in 1984. From 1984 to 1988 he was successively assistant and first assistant at the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Louvain and was responsible for the Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Unit at the St. Luc University Clinics. From 1988 to 1993 Philippe worked as Group Leader Pharmacokinetics and Drug Metabolism at the Searle European Development Centre in Belgium. From 1993 to 2000 he held several positions within the Departments of Non-clinical and Clinical Pharmacokinetics at the Janssen Research Foundation (a Johnson & Johnson company) in Belgium where he was one the initiators of the Exploratory Development group. From 2000 to 2002, he worked for Pharsight Corporation as Consultant within the European Scientific Affairs Group. Philippe has 15 years of preclinical as well as clinical drug development experience. He is author or co-author of more than 35 original research papers and approximately 60 scientific abstracts and contributed to six textbooks dealing with pharmacokinetics and PK/PD modelling. He also contributed to several registration dossiers for new drug applications. Philippe lives in Belgium.