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Over The Counter 29 Aug 2023: How To Be A Consumer Health Leader, With BSS Consulting’s Birgit Schuhbauer

Executive Summary

In this episode, HBW Insight talks to BSS Consulting’s Birgit Schuhbauer about her stellar career in consumer health. Until recently, Schuhbauer was global vice president of Johnson & Johnson’s Self Care franchise and president of the Association of the European Self-Care Industry. Now running her own consulting business, Schuhbauer reflects in this first part of a two-part exclusive interview on her career highlights, what it takes to be a leader in OTC and on her role as the AESGP’s first female president during a time of unprecedented change.


Further Reading

People On The Move: Appointments At Bayer, Probi, BSSConsulting

AESGP Annual Meeting, Day 1: Supporting Innovation In Self-Care During Times Of Uncertainty

AESGP Annual Meeting, Day 1: Life After COVID-19, The Value Of Self-Care And MDR Implementation

Lessons Learned: European Self-Care Industry Will Come Out Of Pandemic Stronger

Further Listening

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Over The Counter Theme Music:

Warm Vacuum Tube by Admiral Bob (c)

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You can find the contact details for Birgit’s new company, BSS Consulting, here



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