Experts

Prof Alain Nicolas, Pharm.D, Ph.D, Analytical chemistry and quality control expert.

Prof. Nicolas is an international expert in analytical chemistry and quality control. He was chair of experts groups at the French Health Agency and at the European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines (EDQM, F-Strasbourg). Presently he is WHO expert for the International Pharmacopoeia. He is the former president of the French Pharmacopoeia Committee and former Director of the National Laboratory for control of medicines (AFSSAPS).

Pascal Cavaillon Pharm.D, Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy expert

Pascal is expert in inhaled product development. He was director «Manufacturing, Science & Technology» at GSK before he co-founded INHALEXPERT where he developed more than a dozen of products. He provides scientific leadership on development projects and optimizes pharmaceutical development organization.

Matthias Rischer, PhD, Drug delivery expert

Matthias holds a Ph.D in organic chemistry. He started his career as head of the analytical development group then head of pharmaceutical development at ASTA MEDICA AG. He was appointed managing director for the pharmaceutical development production and quality assurance at ZENTARIS AG. Beside his great experience in analytics, audits, production, regulatory, development, Matthias is expert in pharmaceutical technologies including hot melt extrusion, nanoparticles, solid solutions, self emulsifying systems, nanoemulsions.

Josiane Lemut, Pharm.D, CMC expert

Josiane started her career at DOW CORNING where she was in charge of the oral DDS unit. Then she held several key positions in formulation and CMC departments of several companies (SMITH KLINE BEECHAM, FLAMEL, FOURNIER, LILLY, AURIS and FOVEA).

Michel Lepers

Michel is co-founder of APTYS and founder of EUROBIOBIZ. Michel has a long experience in development, marketing and sales of products for pharmaceutical industry. He has held key positions at GLAXO and AMERSHAM in UK.

Benoît Vanderschooten, Engineer INA, MBA, Financial adviser

Benoît spent 9 years as a financial officer in international companies: two years at Bruxells at Indosuez Bank, four years at Roussel Uclaf (Sanofi) and three years at Reydel Industries. In 1996, he joined the group Vanderschooten as a CFO. During this last experience, the size of the group was increased three fold while maintaining a high level of profitability.