Management

Dr. Oliver Bolzern, PhD (CEO, Managing Partner)

Dr. Oliver Bolzern, PhD
Chief Executive Officer


Oliver Bolzern from Switzerland studied Chemical Engineering at ETH Zurich, where he also earned his PhD. He has broad international experience, particularly in the fields of operations and development in the pharmaceutical industry. Since 2006 he is CEO of the Pharmazell Group.

Dr. Oliver Bolzern, PhD (CEO, Managing Partner)

Torsten Byl
Chief Finance Officer

Torsten Byl studied Industrial Engineering in Wilhelmshaven. He started his professional career as controller/financial analyst in the fast moving consumer good industry. Later, in the food industry he became managing director for controlling, finance, production, quality and purchasing. His last appointment was Member of the Board of Klemme AG a company of the ARYZTA Group. Since September 2017 Torsten Byl is CFO of the PharmaZell group and responsible for finance, controlling and IT of all legal entities and sites.

Dr. Wolfgang Burger, PhD

Dr. Wolfgang Burger, PhD
Vice President Business Development

Wolfgang Burger studied chemistry at the TU Munich (GER) and the University of Louvain (BE). Mr. Burger has many years of international experience as sales and marketing manager.

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Stephan Bregy
Vice President, Head of Global Sales & Marketing

Stephan Bregy has more than 20 years of experience in the Life Science Industry. He worked in various managerial positions with international responsibilities, namely at Lonza, DePuy Synthes and Siegfried. Mr. Bregy studied chemistry at the Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich and completed his education with a business degree from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. He joined PharmaZell as head of global sales and marketing in March 2017.

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Marcus Dohmann
Chief Supply Chain Officer

Marcus Dohmann studied Business Economics at the VWA Cologne. He has many years of international experience in Supply Chain-, Operations- and Purchasing Management. Besides other branches he has more than 15 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and chemical industry - several of them in leading positions - both nationally and internationally. He worked for Schwarz Pharma, Ebewe Sandoz and Lohmann, since March 2017 he is CSCO at PharmaZell Group.

Dr. Wolfgang Burger, PhD

Dr. Kai Donsbach, PhD
Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Kai Donsbach studied Chemistry at the universities of Mainz and Irvine, California and obtained his PhD in Chemistry in Mainz. He has more than 15 years international experience in the areas of R&D, production and project management in Europe and the USA with Boehringer Ingelheim and DSM. Since 2015 he is CTO at Pharmazell Group.

Dr. Kurt Mayrhofer, PhD Chief Compliance Officer

Dr. Kurt Mayrhofer, PhD
Chief Compliance Officer

He studied food chemistry at LMU Munich, where he also obtained his PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry. At PharmaZell he is responsible for Global Quality operations and Regulatory Compliance and is Qualified Person. He has more than 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry.

Jürg Hegi - graduate chemist Site Manager Raubling

Dr. Stefan Gaab
SM Raubling (DE)

Dr. Stefan Gaab studied chemistry at the Technical University of Munich. He has more than 10 years international experience in project management and production in the pharmaceutical industry. Since 2014 he is Site Manager at Raubling.

Anant Barbadikar - COO India Operations

Anant Barbadikar
Chief Operating Officer India

Anant Barbadikar is chemical engineering graduate from Reputed Institution. He has more than twenty years of experience in project execution and manufacturing in various pharmaceutical and chemical industries.

R. Govindaraj, B. com. FCA

R. Govindaraj, B. com. FCA
Managing Director Chennai (IND)

R. Govindaraj, qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, has an extensive experience in Finance, Strategic Planning, Administration , Project Management and Sales & Marketing.
He joined Pharmazell Chennai in 1994 and elevated as Managing Director in April 2010.

Jürg Hegi - graduate chemist Site Manager Raubling

Dr. Dirk Niemann, PhD
Site Manager Liestal and Managing Director PharmaZell Schweiz GmbH

Mr. Niemann studied Chemical Engineering at Erlangen (D) and obtained his PhD at the Federal Institute of Technology at Zurich (CH). He has a 25 years’ experience in the producing industry in the fields of production and engineering in different sectors. He was engaged as plant manager in the vitamin production, as head of engineering & HSE in a GMP environment, as head operations in API production and last as head of production in the field of high performance polymers.

He joined PharmaZell in Switzerland in July 2017.

Mario Di Giacomo
Managing Director at Farmabios S.p.A. (IT)

Mario Di Giacomo studied Chemical Engineering at Bologna Univesity (Italy). He has more than 15 years of experience in project execution, production, technology and management in various fields of the chemical and pharmaceutical industry.