Christoph Liesche

Head of Public & Government Affairs Asia Pacific,
Fresenius Medical Care

GA Vice-Chair, APACMed GAMA Committee

Christoph Liesche leads Fresenius Medical Care’s regional government and public affairs organization as well as the healthcare systems and policies team in Asia-Pacific and is responsible for the development and execution of respective health care policies, healthcare system analytics as well as pricing & reimbursement related strategies. He joined Fresenius in 2016 as the Strategic Assistant to the regional Management Board member for Asia- Pacific leading regional corporate strategy, investor relations and strategic projects as well as activities related to Management and Supervisory Board of the company.

Prior to joining Fresenius, Christoph Liesche worked in China in the healthcare industry and focused on introducing innovative medical technologies to China. After that, he was engaged with a Management Consulting firm in charge of Client Services and advising German and European companies on their expansion and growth into China and Asia.

In addition, he is an active working group member in various healthcare equipment and market access working groups within the German and European Chamber of Commerce networks throughout Asia. He further is the elected Vice-chair of the government affairs & market access committee of APACMed, the regional medical device association in Asia-Pacific and initiator of the Health Services Working Group within the association.

Christoph Liesche received his Master of International Business from Hult Business School in Shanghai and U.S. and holds a Bachelor Degree in International Economics and Intercultural Business from Heilbronn University, Germany. He speaks five languages.