Our team

- Our team consists of some of the smartest individuals in the Life Science Industry

Our team

Our biggest asset is our team members. Each of our consultants possesses a deep knowledge of the Life Science industry. Today HERAX has 40 consultants that are all subject matter experts in different areas within R&D, and combined they drive projects with dedication adding value and results to their client’s projects. HERAX consultants come from varied backgrounds and cultures and speak multiple languages. Our consultants are one of the biggest reasons our clients love working with us.


Our culture

Expertise, methodology, teamwork, and results are the key words for how HERAX provides value. We appreciate curiosity, hard work and learning experiences. We never give up and love to execute a project and celebrate every success. 

We recruit knowledgeable and experienced people from the Life Science sector and give them the tools and training they need to excel in projects. The experience from the business, combined with working with many clients give the consultants a unique insight into how to find the best solutions. 

HERAX consultants come from varied backgrounds and cultures and speak multiple languagesOur consultants are one of the biggest reasons our clients love working with us.  


Working at HERAX

Dedication, integrity, independence, ambition are key words describing the HERAX work culture. This is combined with a work environment influenced by a dedicated team who enjoy working together.

We take on challenging and complex projects where we can utilize our proven methodology and best practice. We work closely together with our clients; as one team towards the same goal. That is why you typically find us at the client’s office to ensure close collaboration.

Career development at HERAX is essential for us as we need the best employees – we invest in people. At the beginning of your career, we will create a 4-year education plan continuously adapted according to personal needs and wishes towards specialization.

Social activities are an integral part of HERAX as we believe we work better together when we get to know each other on a personal level. We like to have fun together and have several social clubs e.g., wine tasting, gaming, and running.

When working at HERAX you will be challenged professionally while being part of a dynamic team. You will work with top pharma companies helping them making a difference in patients’ lives.


Want to join HERAX?

We continue our strong growth in Clinical Development business consulting and are continuously on the look-out for bright talents or experienced project managers, who want to build a career as consultants.

As a consultant, you will be planning and executing process optimization and IT projects in Clinical Development organizations. You will use your solid experience from Clinical Development combined with our Pharma Business Process Architecture® methodology to identify growth and optimization areas, design the solutions, and ensure their successful implementation. 

We offer a young, fast-paced and dynamic culture with colleagues who are passionate about delivering real value to our clients. In addition, we offer an attractive compensation package, with bonus and benefits.

If you’re interested, please view any open positions on our Careers Page.


Management team


John Aggerholm

CEO & Project Director

John is the founder of HERAX. Previously worked 7 years for a subsidiary of Novo Nordisk A/S, as VP for eClinical Process Consulting, specializing in clinical processes in R&D and execution of eClinical programs. Before Novo, John worked 5 years as CIO in IBM Denmark, and prior to that in IT and Clinical Operations at Henri Beaufour Institute Inc. in the US.

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Jacob Jensen

CIO & Project Director

Jacob has 7+ years of experience in pharma as a senior project manager and consultant. He specializes in clinical data standardization (CDISC), IT architecture, business case development and project management. Jacob has extensive experience with CDW, Statistical Computing Environments and Metadata Repository implementations. Jacob has previously worked as a project manager in web development.


Allan Bech Thomsen

COO & Project Director

Allan has 14+ years of experience in the life science industry specializing in program/project management, business case development, vendor selection, business & IT strategy development in clinical operations. Prior to joining HERAX, Allan worked for 15 years in IBM with projects and compliance. Supports clients in Switzerland and Denmark.


Sarah Sendrup

CCO and Principal Consultant

Sarah has more than 7 years of experience in the life science industry specializing in project management, business case development, vendor selection, business process optimization, IT implementations, and quality assurance in clinical processes in R&D. Sarah has supported life science and medical device clients both in Denmark and the rest of Europe.


Cecilie Steglich-Willert

CPO and Principal Consultant

Cecilie has more than 5 years of experience with process optimization and IT implementations in the life science industry. Cecilie is specialized in EDMS, data standardization, and migration, design and build of knowledge sharing solutions across all of R&D. Cecilie has a background in Molecular Biomedicine with extensive laboratory research experience.