Dr. Tournerie has more than 20 years’ experience in clinical research in Europe and the Asia Pacific, working with biotechnology, pharmaceutical companies, and clinical research organizations. After completion of his medical studies in Paris, Dr. Tournerie spent 3 years at the National Medical Research Institute in France. His introduction to the pharmaceutical industry was in an American biotechnology company developing
anti-HIV products. Then, he moved to a global CRO, heading the Project management Department for South Europe, and then as Head of Operations in the Japan affiliate.
Later, Dr. Tournerie headed the Asian clinical research activity for a global Pharmaceutical Company in Singapore.
Subsequently, Dr. Tournerie was Vice President of Asia Pacific for a global CRO. During this assignment, he developed the business strategy, successfully established and directed operations in 12 countries. In 2009, Dr. Tournerie founded ClinActis, a CRO headquartered in Singapore and
specialized in conducting clinical research in the Asia Pacific.