Executive committee

The Executive committee members are presented in greater detail below:

 

Person
Marc Funk
Born 1960
Employed since 2021

Marc Funk

POSITION

Chief Executive Officer

Experience

CEO Lonza 2019; COO & President, Lonza 2014-2019; General Counsel, Lonza 2008-2014

EDUCATION

Master(s) of Law and Diplomacy

Daniela Roxin
Born 1968
Employed since 2021

Daniela Roxin

POSITION

Chief Financial Officer

Experience

VP Operations and Supply Chain, VP Process Management Henkel 2021-2012; Dir. Business Management, Dir. Operations Management,  Business Controlling, R&D/Investment Controlling Cognis 2012-2001; Business and Inhouse consultant positions at Henkel, Beiersdorf, Helbling Management Consulting 2001-1996

EDUCATION

PhD nat. sci. Technical University of Aachen; M. Sci. University of Duesseldorf/University of Durham

Ulrike Lemke
Employed since 2021

Ulrike Lemke

POSITION

Head of Transformation

Experience

Ulrike has 20 years’ experience from the pharmaceutical sector working mainly within marketing, business intelligence and business strategy for companies such as Sartorius, Lonza and McKinsey

EDUCATION

Diploma in Biochemistry, University of Leipzig, 2002; Ph.D. in Functional Genomics, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, 2007

Frank Ternes
Employed since 2021

Frank Ternes

POSITION

Head Business Unit Sterile Fill & Finish

Experience

Frank has 30 years’ experience from commercial and operational roles within Boehringer Ingelheim, Rentschler Biotechnologie and Polpharma Biologics

EDUCATION

Master of Economics, University of Bonn

Mark Quick
Born 1966
Employed since 2006

Mark Quick

Position

Head of Corporate Development

Experience

Head of Business Development, Celltech Manufacturing Services, 2000–2006

Education

B.Sc. (Hons) in Industrial Studies, Nottingham Trent University, 1988; MBA, Open University, 2005

Gregor Kawaletz
Employed since 2021

Gregor Kawaletz

POSITION

Head of Business Unit Oral Solid Dosages

EXPERIENCE

Chief Commercial Officer Albumedix 2020-2021; Chief Commercial Officer and Head of Sales and Marketing IDT-Biologika 2014-2020; European Sales Director Catalent Pharma Solution 2010-2014; Key Account Director NextPharma 2003-2010

EDUCATION

Master in Political Sciences, University of Cologne, 1995

Simon Bulling
Employed since 2021

Simon Bulling

POSITION

Head of New Markets Development

Experience

Senior Vice President Clinical and Commercial Manufacturing, Senior Director Downstream,
Senior Director Upstream at Rentschler Biopharma 2017-2021; Head of Pharmaceutical Production at Vetter Pharma 2015–2017; Process Manager, Head of Manufacturing, Anti Infectives Fermentation at Sandoz 2012–2015

EDUCATION

PhD, Molecular Signal Transduction, Medizinische Universität Wien 2008–2012; PhD, Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Chicago 2008–2009; Diplom-Ingenieur, Biotechnology, FH Campus Wien University of Applied Sciences 2004–2008

Jean-François Hilaire
Born 1964
Employed since 2015

Jean-François Hilaire

Position

Head of Business Unit Advanced Delivery Systems

Experience

Director Manufacturing Network Optimization at Abbott; Executive VP at Solvay; GM Germany and Eastern Europe at Laboratoires Fournier

Education

Doctor of Pharmacy, University of Bordeaux, General Management programme at CEDEP (Campus INSEAD, Fontainebleau)