Dr. Wolfgang Renz

Fellow

Dr. Renz, an international expert in healthcare innovation, is responsible for setting the direction for Physicians Interactive’s strategic global market expansion, product development and alliances.
Dr. Renz is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and has extensive executive experience in developing global markets for leading pharmaceutical companies and digital healthcare start-ups in North America, Europe and Israel. He is a Senior Research Fellow for the Healthcare Innovation & Technology Lab in New York City, and President of the Board for the German Research and Innovation Center Foundation.
Prior to Physicians Interactive, Wolfgang was Corporate Vice President of Boehringer Ingelheim, where he set strategy for the new business model and healthcare innovation.
Wolfgang also served as Senior Vice President for Clinical Operations at Pharmanet Development Group, and as General Manager of JSS Research. Earlier in his career, he was co-founder of Redhill Biopharma, Co-President of Samaritan Therapeutics and CEO of Venn Life Sciences Holdings.
Wolfgang is an Adjutant Professor of General Surgery at McGill University in Canada. He has an MD and Ph.D. (magna cum laude) from University of Freiburg’s Institute of Anatomy in Germany.