Event Details

The BLCCHK, together with other BeLux Chambers in Asia, presents its next High Caliber Speaker event, this time with Mr. Karel Van De Sompel, Country Manager and Managing Director of Pfizer Belgium and Luxembourg (Pfizer Biopharmaceuticals Group).

Learn how Mr. Van De Sompel and his team got through this unprecedented time pressure and find out which barriers they had to overcome in vaccinating the world.

How is it to be playing a key role in protecting humankind from a pandemic? Get a glimpse behind the scenes of how the Pfizer team managed the people, infrastucture, finances, regulatory appovals, cold chain logistics and so much more during one of this pharmaceutical giant's most intense period ever.

KEY SPEAKER:  Karel Van De Sompel 

Holding a Master's Degree in Physiotherapy, Karel first joined Pfizer's Sales and Marketing Divisions in 1987. In 2001, Karel changed his career trajectory and joined Pfizer Canada to lead the Neuroscience Marketing teams. His career elevated as he entered the international scene in 2006 as the European Brand Team Leader and later Vice-President of Marketing. Beginning 2021, he took upon the Country & General Manager position for Belgium & Luxembourg. As from last year, Karel is President of the Pharma Board and member of AMCHAM board, the LAWG and the Health, Science & Technology Group.

Apr 27, 2022

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (GMT+8)


  • Karel Van De Sompel (Managing Director of Pfizer)

    Karel Van De Sompel

    Managing Director of Pfizer


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HKD 50

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