Nathalie is Head Public Affairs and Legal Affairs Manager at SFL.
Nathalie leads the Public Affairs team at SFL and provides strategic policy and regulatory intelligence support to interdisciplinary projects for a wide range of products in the life sciences field. Nathalie develops policy positions and conducts stakeholder analyses for SFL clients, and is active in the engagement and organizational work of national and international associations. In particular, she leads the activities of the Secretariat of a multi-stakeholder association on rare diseases in Switzerland, the Rare Disease Action Forum (RDAF).
Nathalie gained public affairs experience in the life science sector and developed her expertise in law and policy making processes in Switzerland and the European Union (EU), as well as her understanding of the roles of EU institutions. Through regular interaction with stakeholders from academia, industry and patient groups, she also gained insight into different perspectives on current health policy topics. Furthermore, she provides legal input to multi-disciplinary projects and assists the Legal team with contract-related matters.
Nathalie holds an MD from the Medical University of Vienna, Austria, and a Master of Laws degree in Medical Law with emphasis on the legal framework for Advanced Therapy Medicinal Products in the EU and on national level.