More solid expertise to DRA

News • 06.03.2019

Our big team has grown even bigger – welcome three new colleagues, Heidi, Heli and Tuomas!

Heidi Leponiemi, M.Sc. (Pharm.) has started as the Team Leader for the Pharmaceutical Wholesale Team. She has robust experience from pharmaceutical industry (e.g. Orion) and wholesale (Oriola), especially from Quality Management (ISO9001 and Lean).

Tuomas Tepponen, M.Sc. (Pharm.) has also joined the Pharmaceutical Wholesale Team to support our customers with Nordic quality assurance. He has gained experience on pharmacogenomics at the Pharmaceutical Information Centre, and he has also worked at a formulation laboratory at Orion.

Heli Paukkonen, Ph.D. (Biopharm.) has started as a Pharmacovigilance Officer in our Pharmacovigilance Team. Before DRA Heli was a doctoral student with research and teaching responsibilities at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Pharmacy. She has also worked at community pharmacies and with registration of chemicals at the European Chemicals Agency.