Chief Operating Officer
Hans started his professional career as a Research & Development Manager with SKW Trostberg AG in his native Germany. Over the next more than twenty years, Hans has had Senior Management responsibilities in R&D, Business Development, Production and Production Coordination, Project Management, and as Site Manager with what is now Evonik Industries AG. His assignments throughout the years have taken Hans and his family to work and live in Germany, Canada, the United States, and the Bahamas. He also served on the board of several chemical industry associations. Hans joined PharmaChem Technologies in January 2018; his responsibilities include Environment, Health & Safety, Production, Supply Chain & Distribution, Quality Control & Analytical Development, Process Development, Engineering & Maintenance as well as Project Sunrise (which is tasked to build our new state-of-the-art multi-product cGMP facility in Freeport).
Hans holds a Master’s Degree (“Diplom”) in Chemistry from the University of Regensburg, and a Ph.D. (“Dr. rer.nat.”) in Organic Chemistry from the same institution. He subsequently completed a two-year assignment as a Postdoctoral Fellow with Professor Martin Banwell at the Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University in Canberra, Australia.