Oliver joined Eli Lilly in June 2001. He graduated from the Justus-Liebig University in Giessen as Diplom Kaufmann degree. Before moving to the Corporate Affairs function he held various assignments in the financial function of Eli Lilly, most recently as the CFO for the Central European cluster. (Czech republic, Slovakia and Hungary). Beginning of 2012 he returned to Germany and moved from the finance function to Corporate Affairs & PRA for Austria Switzerland and Germany. His responsibility covers all activities that lead to a successful Health Technology Assessments and reimbursement for the Lilly portfolio as well as the relationship to payer customers at national, regional and local levels.