Expert in vectorology, Cancer-targeted Gene therapy & Process development of viral vectors Manufacturing (phd & post-doc Research). author of multiple scientific papers and co-inventor of a patent in this field. since 2000, i am project Director at henogen sa, a spin-off of université libre de bruxelles. henogen is a contract Manufacturing company (CMO) active in the Process development & Manufacturing of Preclinical & Clinical batches of various biotherapeutics.
Senior Project Manager, Biopharma Technology Deputy Dir.
Since January 2013
Director of Process DevelopmentDecember 2011 --- December 2012
leading of the R&D team at novasep process belgium (ex henogen). as part of the novasep CMO activity, analytical development, development & scale-up of upstream & downstream processes of Biopharmaceuticals destined for Preclinical or Phase I to iii Clinical trials, including recombinant Proteins (api, mab, subunit Vaccines), attenuated /pathogenic wildtype (up to bsl3) viruses & viral vectors/vectorized Vaccines. budget, ressources & Planning assessment for pd activities. management of analytical & Process development activities. management of external & internal (with cGMP Manufacturing teams) technological tranfers. report to the novasep process belgium CEO.
Project directorSeptember 2000 --- December 2011
henogen is a contract Manufacturing company (CMO) active in the Manufacturing of Biopharmaceuticals. it was acquired in july 2009 by novasep, a leading producer of active Pharmaceutical ingredients (apis) and Purification technologies for the life science industries (http://www.novasep.com). management of Process development and Manufacturing of Preclinical and Phase I-ii Clinical batches of a variety of biotherapeutics, with a focus for recombinant Proteins expressed in prokaryotic systems, attenuated viruses & viral vectors. report to the henogen CEO.
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Bachelor & Master in Sciences (Molecular biology) from Université libre de Bruxelles in 1985
Bachelor in Degree in Science Teacher Education from I.S.T.A. in 1980
Training and Certification
CGMP in 2015 Training
Project management in 2013 Certification
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