European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises
Emmanuel Chantelot is the Executive Director of European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE), a trade association of 63 biopharmaceutical companies of all sizes operating in Europe. As the voice of biopharmaceuticals in Europe, EBE interacts with the European institutions and other stakeholders on healthcare policies and issues relevant to biotechnology-derived medicines. EBE also operates as the biotechnology arm of EFPIA, the European pharmaceutical industry federation.
Before joining EBE in June 2006, Emmanuel occupied senior management positions in global and European trade associations in the energy, metals and mining sectors.
He was the Managing Director of the World LP Gas Association in Paris (1997-2004) and Manager at Eurometaux in Brussels (1992-1997). He was also General Manager of AGS, an international professional services firm, from 2004 to 2006.
In short, Emmanuel has got over 17 years experience in policy advocacy, communications, business strategy management and business interests representation towards the European Institutions, several UN agencies, the World Bank and numerous national governments worldwide.
Emmanuel graduated with Masters degrees in molecular biology in 1991 and chemical industry management / biotechnology in 1992 from the Free University of Brussels. He also received business management education at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, in Chicago.
He is Belgian and lives in Brussels with his Spanish wife and their 2 children.