Dr. Tim M. Jaeger is Global Head, Diagnostics Information Solution (DIS) of Roche AG. Since early 2016, he has been leadinga new global organization which was created to develop an information-based solution portfolio in support of Roche’s Personalised Healthcare strategy. DIS utilizes data and analytics to differentiate R&D and to design new software products as well as to develop new business models. DIS also manages strategic collaborations and partnerships with external organisations in the field of healthcare IT and digital health.
Dr. Jaeger has a unique blend of medical, IT/technology and commercial experience, accumulated for over 20 years of his work at healthcare institutions. He started his career as a resident physician in 1997 at the University of Heidelberg, and began building on his medical skills in the roles focused on healthcare technology in the field of corporate health management. Dr. Jaeger joined Roche Diagnostics in 2005 as Head of Medical and Scientific Affairs. In this role, he oversaw the development and business process management of divisional clinical information management systems. Alongside with this role, Dr. Jaeger was appointed “Personalised Healthcare” Project Leader by the Roche Corporate Executive Committee, assisting to lay the foundation of Roche’s group-wide Personalised Healthcare strategy. He initiated and oversaw the acquisition and integration of a number of information technology companies in the Diagnostics division before his appointment as Lifecycle Leader Virology, Roche Molecular Diagnostics, where he was responsible for all aspects of the virology business segment.
Roche and Roche Diagnostics Information Solutions (DIS)
Roche is a global pioneer in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics focused on advancing science to improve people’s lives. The combined strengths of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics under one roof have made Roche the leader in personalized healthcare – a strategy that aims to fit the right treatment to each patient in the best way possible. Roche is also innovating rapidly and on a large scale to harness the data of today to create a better customer experience tomorrow. To concentrate efforts in the emerging field of healthcare information management in support of its ambition in digital Diagnostics and personalized Healthcare, Roche formed Diagnostics Information Solutions (DIS) in 2016. The goal is to redefine how data drives patient care and R&D to help ensure the right treatment reaches the right patient. DIS is headed by Tim Jaeger and coordinates many data-driven activities within Roche Diagnostics including the development of the digital product portfolio NAVIFY with clinical and research decision support solutions, provision of data services and analytics and management of interfaces to Roche’s healthcare technology partners.