Katja (CIRO) joined MC Services in September 2013. Previously, she was Director of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations at WILEX AG, a Munich-based biopharmaceutical company. She supported WILEX in several financing and M&A transactions for almost six years and remains responsible for the listed company’s capital market communications. From 2000 to 2007, she was a Senior Consultant with the IR & PR agency CAT Consultants in Hamburg. During this time, she was the key account manager for several clients and also acted as an external IR manager of Zapf Creation AG. Katja started her career at Marseille Kiniken AG in Hamburg as the Assistant to the CEO in 1998 after having completed her Business Administration studies at the Technical University of Dresden. During her studies, she worked for seven years as a freelancer at the German Privatisation Agency “Treuhandanstalt” in Dresden. Katja is an expert in the field of financial and strategic communications and a Certified Investor Relations Officer (CIRO) after having undergone successful training by the German Investor Relations Association (DIRK). Her sector experience includes life sciences, health care, medical technology and consumers.