Dr. Jutta Hilbrans, the founder of HilbransConsulting GmbH has more than 18 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

She graduated as a medical doctor in 1988 and gained clinical experience in the field of internal medicine and dermatology. In 1991 she joined a global pharmaceutical company and was responsible for clinical trials in Europe and for drug safety and quality management related to clinical development. She was appointed as Commissioner of the Graduated Plan according to ยง 63 of the German Drug Law in 1994 and as Head of Drug Safety in 1995. Moreover, she was responsible for quality assurance and supported the global implementation of a quality management system.

In 2003 Dr. Hilbrans took on the role of an EU Qualified Person Responsible for Pharmacovigilance according to Regulation 2309/93/EEC and Directive 2001/83/EC. She was responsible for establishing and maintaining a pharmacovigilance system in Europe, for fulfilling regulatory requirements and for coordinating risk management measures related to approved and investigational medicinal products. She successfully merged the pharmacovigilance activities of two different branches of an international pharmaceutical company. In 2005 she started offering consultancy and founded HilbransConsulting GmbH in 2006.