Karsten Krug

Vice President, Clinical Operations, Linical Europe

Karsten Krug

Constantly strive to provide services and quality more than expected

Constantly strive to provide services and quality more than expected

Karsten Krug is the Vice President, Clinical Operations for Linical Europe, taking the responsibility for all Clinical Operations activities for all of Linical´s European affiliates.
He has 25+ years of experience in the Pharma, CRO and Medical Device industry in the areas of Sales, Clinical Operations, Quality Assurance, Training and Global Strategic Planning. In various positions such as a pharmaceutical sales representative, CRA, Project Manager or as a Line Manager he gained an extensive overview about the industry and especially clinical development. At pharma companies he gained particular experience in clinical study metrics and benchmarking, quality management and process re-engineering. During his tenure with major CROs he additionally developed a strong interest and know how regarding people management and leadership, soft skills and intercultural awareness. He holds a Master’s Degree in Biology from KIT (Karlsruhe Institute for Technology), Germany.

Linical Europe is a midsized, lean and proactive full service CRO with its roots dating as far back as 1979. Our assets are motivated and stable teams willing to go the extra mile while serving our client’s needs. Linical Europe´s long-lasting experience and know how comes along with a pragmatic approach when we are creating the best solutions for our customers also respecting current legislation and best practices. Customers appreciate the quality focus and reliability of our employees. Our goal is to keep our customers exceptionally happy.