Hiroyuki Minami, PhD is a group manager of DSA sales in Japan. And, he also acts as a global key account role for Japan based global pharmaceutical clients. He joined Charles River as a sales representative for non-clinical and clinical services in 2007. He rejoined Charles River in 2014 as a Sales manager for non-clinical services. Before joining Charles River, he was working as a researcher at a University and Biotech company focused on molecular biology. He also has experience working as a Business Development Manager for agrochemical and chemical at the Japan branch of other major global non-clinical CROs. He received his PhD in Agricultural Science in Molecular Cytogenetics from Iwate University.