There are many strings to Vikas’ bow. As well as being the Global Medicine Head for the CNS, Retinopathies & Emerging Area Portfolios, he is an independent ethics expert for the European Research Council, and is passionate about the cause of children with special needs. When he joined Boehringer Ingelheim, he had never worked in the pharmaceutical industry before having started his career as a clinician in India. But today he never looks back and considers the move the greatest decision of his career. Find out why.