The Head of Regulatory Affairs provides regulatory vision and leadership to the Affiliate. S/he executes these responsibilities by utilizing experience, knowledge of regulatory landscape, passion and creativity to provide patient-centric and compliant regulatory expertise in line with AbbVie’s vision. S/he supports the best interests of patients, the Affiliate and AbbVie within the country with regard to interactions with the regulatory agency and other regulatory authorities. Within AbbVie s/he represents the country to the wider organization throughout the product lifecycle. S/he contributes to the affiliate's overall success by developing objectives, strategies and tactics in line with business goals and culture. S/he is an active participant in the business life of the affiliate leading and supporting affiliate initiatives.