Robert J. Broeze, Ph.D, Senior Vice President, Global Business Development
Bob has had a distinguished career with over 35 years of experience in both the technical and business of the biotech and contract services industries. He most recently served as Chief Business Officer at AGC Biologics, a leading contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) where he was responsible for Global Business Development and Marketing. Prior to this he held leadership positions as Senior Vice President, Business Development at Gallus Biopharmaceuticals, LLC (now Patheon Biologics) and as Chief Commercial Officer and Chief Executive Officer at Laureate BioPharma. Bob’s technical expertise spans research, development, validation, testing and cGMP manufacture of biopharmaceutical products, from preclinical-pilot to commercial scale. He also held senior positions in R&D and Operations at Bard BioPharma and at Cytogen Corporation where he played a key role in the commercialization of two monoclonal antibody products.
Bob worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry at Yale University and is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute where he earned his B.S. and Ph.D. degrees.
On the personal side, Bob has led more than 10 mission trips to Haiti that involved construction of much-needed facilities including a water purification facility, a church and a vocational school.