Simon Brassel

Simon Brassel

Senior Economist

Simon started working at the OHE in 2019 after completing (with Distinction) a MSc in Health Policy (Health Economics) from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE) in 2018.
 
Before joining the OHE, Simon worked at the EMEA headquarters of Fresenius Medical Care, the world’s largest provider of products and services for patients suffering from chronic kidney disease. There, he held various roles within the field of therapy marketing and product management as well as in the field of Health Economics, Market Access and Policy Affairs. 
 
Prior to Fresenius, Simon worked as a technology consultant at the VDI Technologiezentrum in Berlin. As part of a small team, he worked on the National Strategy Process on Innovations in Medical Technology, which was initiated by three German Federal Ministries. There he also served as a grants officer in the field of health industry and helped to fund promising projects with support from the German Federal Ministry of Research and Education.
 
Simon also holds a Dipl.-Ing. in Electrical Engineering from the Technische Universität München (TUM), and a joint Diploma in General Management from the University of Rochester and the University of Bern.