• Mark Wood
  • Head of Data Services
  • Crown CRO

Curriculum Vitae


University of Helsinki

Professional Experience

Head of Data Services currently at Crown CRO (2017-present)
Head of Operations, Real.World Evidence at StatFinn (2017; spring)
Director, Sales & Business Development/Data Management at StatFinn (2014-2017)
Consulting (2013-2014)
Business Development, Director, Proposals at Encorium (2011-2013)
Manager, Data Management Centre, MSD Colombia (2009-2011)

Research Interests

Clinical Research, Oncology, Data innovations

Honors & Awards



Successful cell & gene therapy regulatory strategy in Europe

This presentation will cover various aspects of the regulatory environment in regards to cell & gene therapies, in particular CAR-T, for the purpose of clinical research in Europe. We will take a glance at the current state of guidance at various regulatory levels along with considerations that Sponsor’s should be keeping in mind in order to build successful pathways to clinical development and trial execution, as well as the types of support available to create a fluent roadmap forward for research and increase CAR-T in Europe and particular regions.