Hadil Es-Sbai

Hadil Es-Sbai

Formal First Name

Hadil Es-Sbai is President and Executive Director at Triall, a digital ecosystem of blockchain-enabled software solutions that offers data integrity, audibility and operational efficiency in clinical trials. In addition, he is the CEO of CR2O, a full service contract research organization with unique access to science, clinical services and subject populations within infectious disease/vaccine research/oncology and immunology. Hadil has over 20 years of experience in clinical development and assumed several roles within the pharmaceutical and clinical contract research industries. He has acquired extensive expertise managing international clinical trials within a wide range of therapeutic areas. A known founder of multiple successful service companies in the life sciences, all of his entrepreneurial initiatives are geared towards making innovative treatments accessible to those in need.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Since becoming an entrepreneur in 2006, Hadil has acquired expertise in business development and innovation in the pharma and clinical domain.

  • He was Executive Managing Director and Co-founder of Herakles Life Sciences Group, a provider of top-notch contract research services.

  • He was Managing Director of Assign Group's Benelux Development, responsible for the overall management of the Benelux affiliate.

  • He was Global Operations Study Leader at Grunenthal, responsible for overseeing the completion of two Phase II Pain trials.

  • He was a Quality Consultant for Quintiles, and later on transitioned to Global Clinical Team Lead, where he supervised 5 clinical teams.

  • He was a Clinical Research Manager at Astellas Pharma Europe, and a CRA for Centocor's pulmonary diseases department.