Christoph Schröder, Ph.D. is a former trustee of CDP Worldwide (2009 – 2013). In his industrial career he held a variety of international management positions in the pharmaceutical industry as senior executive with BASF Pharma - finally as president of global production, sourcing and supply chain. He supported the sale of the BASF’s Pharma business to ABBOTT Labs., Ill completed in 2001. Following his private move from London to Berlin, he since then has established a solid track record of over 15 ys as a Private Equity Investor in Healthcare & mid caps – initially with TVM CAPITAL and ODEWALD. Since several years he is co-owner of a private investment firm in the German Mittelstand – and serves on various boards as non-executive director. Chris lives in Berlin, married with four children.