Vice President and Head of Data Office, AstraZeneca R&D
Peder serves as a leading data pioneer in the global biopharma AstraZeneca – a company that has geared its strategy to rely on Data, AI, and Digital as a foundational capability, to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines.
He is the leader behind the Data Science & AI value program, the acclaimed Responsible Data & AI approach, and the rapid build of a Science-driven Data Office, geared to deliver world-class open analytics-ready science data with compliance by design. Leading data governance, his team rallies the organization around data strategy, policy, and a range of FAIR data services, to achieve the highest priorities for pipeline and ecosystem impact.
Over his professional career, he has led businesses, departments, and drug projects – self-motivated with passion and drive, to achieve the unprecedented, and make a difference where it matters the most.