Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (Sobi) has appointed Armin Reininger as Senior Vice President, Head of Global Medical and Scientific Affairs.

Armin joins Sobi from Shire/Baxalta where he for the past 6 years has developed the Medical Affairs team within haemophilia and haematology as Head of Medical Affairs EMEA and Head of Medical Affairs Global, respectively. He also has a long track record in basic research and clinical experience from academia, being a board certified specialist in transfusion medicine and Professor of Anatomy at the Ludwig Maximillian's University in Munich, Germany.