Head of Technical Operations
Dr. Richard Schwartz
Dr. Richard Schwartz brings an over 30-year track record in process development and manufacturing, having held senior positions at many leading private and public biopharmaceutical companies. During his career, Richard has demonstrated leadership in the multi-disciplinary requirements of product development and expertise in implementing manufacturing and supply chain strategies. Prior to joining our company, Dr. Schwartz served as Senior Vice President of Process Development and Manufacturing at Synlogic, a biotechnology company applying synthetic biology to probiotics. Before that, he held a senior level position at the Vaccine Research Center at the National Institute of Health (NIH), and a number of other positions at publicly traded biopharmaceutical companies including MedImmune, Aastrom Biosciences and Eli Lilly. Richard holds a Ph.D., M.S. and B.S., all in Chemical Engineering, from the University of Michigan.