Stefanos GrammatikosVP - Head of Biotech Sciences at UCB Pharma
Stefanos Grammatikos is heading Biotech Sciences, the biologics CMC Development organization he helped build at UCB. Prior to joining UCB (2008), Stefanos held a number of leadership positions in bioprocess development and biologics manufacturing at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma. As early as 1998 Stefanos realized the importance of cell line development to biopharmaceutical manufacturing and initiated at BI a pioneering concept for clone selection including FACS and early high-throughput automation. Stefanos holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley and MS and PhD degrees in Biochemical Engineering from Northwestern University. In recognition of his contribution and service to the Animal Cell Technology community, Stefanos was awarded in 2015 the ESACT Medal.