CEVA Digital Live Healthcare 2021
CEVA Digital Live Healthcare 2021


Optimizing Healthcare Supply Chains Beyond 2021

Digital Live by CEVA Logistics

Thursday, 18th March 2021 | 3.00 PM – 4.00 PM (CET)

Optimizing Healthcare Supply Chains Beyond 2021

Our expert speaker panel and event attendees will form an open discussion to explore the Global Pharma and Healthcare industry, share insights, learn, and analyze how the sector is changing and what the future may look like for us all.

Key Discussion Points

  • Healthcare industry trends for 2021 and beyond
  • Digital Transformation across Healthcare industries
  • eCommerce disruption and opportunities in Healthcare
  • Plus live Q&A questions from our audience

Speaker Panel

Join Mathieu Friedberg, CEO of CEVA Logistics, and a panel of international experts for a thought-provoking Digital Live Event:

  • Niels van Namen - Global Healthcare Logistics Expert, CEVA Logistics
  • Koen Kas - Professor of Molecular Oncology & Healthtech, Healthcare Futurist & Delight Thinker
  • Jo Pisani - Strategic Healthcare Advisor, board member of LifeArc, UK Dementia Research Institute and MedCity
  • Umang Patel - Director of NHS services, Babylon
  • Hubert Koevoets – Head of Distribution, Transport and Logistics EMEA, Kyowa Kirin International
  • Chris Wallace – Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Clover Biopharmaceuticals.

Our Digital Live events attract more than 1000 attendees worldwide and help individuals and companies share knowledge and build their networks



  • Thursday, 18th March 2021
  • 3.00 PM – 4.00 PM (CET) Paris | 10:00 AM New York | 10:00 PM Shanghai 

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Healthcare supply chains


Hubert Koevoets
Hubert Koevoets
Head of Distribution, Transport and Logistics EMEA
Kyowa Kirin International
Hubert joined Kyowa Kirin International, in 2019, as Head of European Distribution, with mission to migrate the company from branded generics to a rare disease company. Prior to this, he was Head of European Distribution and Global Transportation at Celgene and has led the launch of Revlimid and Vidaza in the EMEA region and integrate the acquisition of Pharmion into Celgene in Europe. Hubert is a seasoned professional with extensive experience in finance and logistics in international and multinational companies including GE and Amgen.
Chris Wallace
Chris Wallace
Senior Vice President, Supply Chain
Clover Biopharmaceuticals
Chris is a seasoned international supply chain professional with over 30 years’ experience, having worked for several blue chip companies in many industries, including 3rd party logistics services, automotive, medical device, nuclear fuels, and biotech/pharmaceuticals. Based in Switzerland, he has been involved in life science - biotech/pharmaceuticals and medical device - for the last 20 years of his career and is currently SVP Global Supply Chain at Clover Biopharmaceutical. Chris is a well-known conference speaker and has presented at Business Dialogue, IQPC, WBR and Arena International, amongst others, on many topics, including Final Mile Distribution, Developments in Temperature Controlled supply chains in Emerging Markets and many active case studies.
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Jo Pisani
Strategic Healthcare Advisor
Board member of LifeArc, UK Dementia Research Institute and MedCity
After a 30 year career in industry and consulting, Jo now focuses on supporting charities, universities and business start-ups. Jo is on the board of, the UK Dementia Research Institute, LifeArc, MedCity, London Advanced Therapies, The RSA Group and Findacure. She is a non-exec director for startups focused on innovation in Lifesciences, including Ostique, SB3000 and elem.bio. Prior to this, Jo led PwC’s UK Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences practice and started her career with BP and GSK. She is a passionate supporter of critical public health issues, such as tackling dementia, addressing anti-microbial resistance and improving diagnosis and Fremantle of rare diseases.
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Niels van Namen
EVP Global Healthcare Sector
CEVA Logistics
With more than 20 years' experience in the healthcare sector and over a decade in the healthcare logistics industry, Niels van Namen has an extensive track record. His previous positions include Business Development Director Healthcare for DSV and VP Healthcare Europe for UPS' Healthcare and Life Science Sector.
Umang Patel
Umang Patel
Director of NHS services
Umang is the Director of NHS services at Babylon; he spends time making sure that safe, effective, and personalised healthcare is available to everyone, everywhere. He is also an NHS Paediatrician; he can be found treating children at Frimley Park Hospital on Fridays. During his medical training, Umang realised that there needed to be more clinicians that understood and actively engaged in health management. To bridge the gap between clinicians and managers, he joined the NHS Leadership Academy as a Clinical Fellow in 2012. This set him on an alternative medical career path which included being Head of Clinical Transformation at Aviva UK Health, where he was responsible for a series of new initiatives in the model of healthcare delivery. Umang has been at Babylon since the early days, joining as employee number 10, enjoying the rollercoaster that is start-up to scale-up.
Koen Kas
Professor of Molecular Oncology & Healthtech
Entrepreneur, Healthcare Futurist & Delight Thinker
Prof. Dr. Koen Kas is a healthcare futurist & delight thinker, entrepreneur, professor of molecular oncology & healthtech, and renowned international keynote speaker.  He published his vision in 2 books. ‘Sick no more’ describes how we will transition from reactive sick care to proactive healthcare. ‘Your guide to Delight’ is a roadmap towards that future. He is the founding CEO of HealthSkouts. His team combines real-world data, collected via biomarker and sensor measurements, with design and business model innovations into novel, delightful experiences redefining health, helping shape a new breed of digital health companies. HealthSkouts also curates the public database of certified digital health Apps & devices.
Mathieu Friedberg
Chief Executive Officer
CEVA Logistics
Mathieu Friedberg is the Chief Executive Officer of CEVA Logistics, a CMA CGM Group subsidiary, leading worldwide shipping group. Mathieu Friedberg has been with the CMA CGM Group for the past 20 years, where he held various senior leadership and operational positions