Alain Boulanger – Sr. Internal Auditor within the French Ministry for the Economy and Finances
We explore the trending topics that will shape the future of Market Access in France with Alain Boulanger, a senior internal auditor within the French Ministry for the Economy & Finances.
Alain was also a Government Commissioner to the French Competition Authority which he advised on the cases involving health industries and services. He has been a member of the Economic Committee for Health Products, the body in charge of pricing and setting the market access conditions for drugs and medical devices.
Previously he had been a senior official within the French Ministry for Health. He also had been a non-executive member of the board of the French National Agency for the Safety of Medicines (ANSM).
In Alain’s presentation he covered topics such as:
• Transformation to early access processes & its similarities to the German model
• How future pricing agreements will depend on factors beyond clinical value
• Value of medical devices hinging on their impact to France’s healthcare organization