Company management


Jochen Kandulla, targomed GmbH

Dr. Jochen Kandulla

has in his previous professional life as a scientist in the field of ophthalmology

  • studied medical physics and did his doctorate on non-invasive temperature measurements during retinal laser therapies;
  • has taken the path from science to industry to support the development of medical devices from a clinical perspective;
  • Many years working in clinical research and medical education & training, most recently as Head of Global Applications and Clinical Operations;
  • numerous approval studies and post-market studies planned in Europe, Asia and the USA with the main focus on medical devices in the refractive and cataract area;
  • Supported several product launches in Europe, Asia and the USA;
  • worked for several years as a consultant for well-known medical technology companies in the ophthalmology sector and thus expanded my wealth of experience;
  • all aspects of clinical research in ophthalmology, from the cornea to the sclera and lens to the retina; from the anterior to the posterior segment;
  • still have the same passion for medical devices and new procedures in ophthalmology that led me to enroll in a medical physics program 25 years ago.


Monika Fuchs, targomed GmbH

Dr. Monika Fuchs

has in 30 years of professional life...

  • learned the craft of scientific processing of topics and texts while studying biology and chemistry and completing a doctorate in parasitology.
  • optimized the multitasking and organization of complex projects at DFG (German Research Foundation) and GTZ (German Technical Cooperation) development aid projects in the Philippines and Thailand
  • many years of experience in Research & Development, Clinical Research, Medical Education & Training, Medical Affairs and Medical Marketing in EMEA, most recently as Director Medical Education & Communication and Director Medical Marketing EMEA.
  • expanded medical knowledge in the fields of artificial nutrition and CNS. For 20 years an intimate relationship with ophthalmology from anterior to posterior segment, from medical retina to refractive and cataract surgery.
  • diverse product launches (e.g. Xalatan, Tecnis) accompanied by medical-scientific support
  • still enjoys conceptualizing scientific projects and events, medical writing and supporting collaboration between industry and medical professionals.

Juergen Riffel, targomed GmbH

Dipl.-Kfm. Jürgen Riffel

has laid the foundation with a degree in economics at the University of Mannheim.

  • In 11 years he has gained a lot of experience in various positions in the pharmaceutical, medical devices and OTC sectors of the international health care industry; most recently as Director of Medical Devices and member of the German management board, responsible for marketing and sales.
  • The experience gained in 1999 was used to found a management consultancy for the medical sector
  • One year later with the founding of 3We GmbH - an agency specializing in marketing and advertising in the healthcare market - establishing a complete range of Internet services, classic advertising, film and animation for doctors, clinics, patients and industry.
  • ...and “on the side“ many years as a university lecturer in marketing and as a business angel.


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targomed Gmbh

The desire to offer a complete range of services in the medical-scientific field and to develop additional synergies in the areas of event management, medical writing and medical studies led to the founding of targomed GmbH in 2010. Today, targomed® and targoEvent® are successful partner companies. They offer a complementary range of services relating to the healthcare market, scientific exchange as well as the content-related and holistic organization of on-site events, training, CME certification, speaker/participant management and much more.