Navigation Links
Laureate Pharma Appoints Gary Swan as Vice President of Operations

- Augments Senior Management Team with more than 30 Years Experience in

Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing, Engineering, Technical Services and

Validation -

PRINCETON, N.J., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Laureate Pharma, Inc., a full-service biopharmaceutical development and protein production company, today announced the appointment of Gary Swan as Vice President of Operations. In this newly created position, Mr. Swan will be responsible for leading Laureate's manufacturing operations, which include upstream processing, downstream processing, formulation and filling, facilities maintenance, warehouse operations, and environmental, health and safety regulations.

(Logo: )

"We are delighted to welcome Gary to Laureate's senior leadership team," said Robert J. Broeze, Ph.D., President and CEO of Laureate. "With his strong background and extensive experience of more than 30 years in biopharmaceutical manufacturing operations, Gary will play a key leadership role in driving and managing Laureate's tremendous growth."

Gary's experience includes biopharmaceutical manufacturing, engineering, technical services, validation, and quality control. Most recently, Gary held the position of Senior Director of Manufacturing at Nastech Pharmaceuticals in Hauppauge, NY, a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company developing innovative products based on proprietary molecular biology-based drug delivery technologies. At Nastech, Gary directed the operations at two manufacturing sites in New York and Washington. In this capacity, he also led the planning and scheduling of the production of R&D, clinical, and licensed products. Prior to Nastech, Gary was the Vice President of Operations at VI Technologies in Melville, NY, a publicly traded biopharmaceutical company with a focus on development and manufacturing of virus-inactivated blood products and the purification of proteins from blood components. At VI, Gary was responsible for strategic planning and daily operation of a 100,000 SF sterile product biopharmaceutical facility with a staff of 200. Gary has a BS in Biology from Auburn University, Auburn, AL.

About Laureate Pharma, Inc.

Laureate Pharma is a full-service biopharmaceutical development and protein production company located in Princeton, New Jersey. Laureate Pharma offers superior bioprocessing services that accelerate new products from development through production. Laureate provides a wide range of specialized services from process design and development to full-scale cGMP production, purification, aseptic filling, testing, validation, analytical services, and regulatory support. Laureate is focused on two active segments of the biopharmaceutical industry: monoclonal antibodies and recombinant protein products. Laureate Pharma, Inc. is a partner company of Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE;, which provides growth capital for entrepreneurial and innovative technology and life sciences companies through expansion financings, corporate spin-outs, management buyouts, recapitalizations, industry consolidations and early-stage financings. For more information, contact Michael Cavanaugh, Vice President Sales, Marketing, and Business Development at (609) 919-3400 or, or visit

SOURCE Laureate Pharma, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Laureate Announces Manufacturing Agreement with ARIUS for Trop-2 Targeting Antibody
2. ARIUS announces manufacturing Agreement with Laureate Pharma For Trop-2 targeting antibody
3. American Scientists Named as Laureates of the 2008 (24th) Japan Prize
4. Thomson Scientific Salutes Nobel Laureate Prize Winners, Many of Whom Were Selected as Thomson Scientific Laureates in 2006
5. Pharmaxis to Apply to Market Bronchitol in Australia
6. Marketing and Meeting Details (M2D) Offers Customized Convention Registration and Management Tool to Clients Inside and Outside of Pharma/Biotech
7. Vion Pharmaceuticals Holds Special Meeting of Stockholders
8. Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Financial Results
9. Addressing the Pharmacist Shortage: Medco Labor Coalition(TM) Launches National Scholarship Program to Support the Development of the Next Generation of Pharmacists
10. Cellegy Pharmaceuticals Announces Signing of Definitive Merger Agreement
11. Nastech Pharmaceutical Company Implements Additional Workforce Reduction as Part of Previously Announced Corporate Restructuring
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/27/2015)... India , November 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... --> Growing popularity of companion diagnostics ... in cancer biomarkers market with pharmaceutical companies ... in-demand companion diagnostic tests. ... --> Complete report on global cancer ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... 2 nouvelles études permettent d , identifier ... souches bactériennes retrouvées dans la plaque dentaire des ... Ces recherches  ouvrent une nouvelle voie ... l,un des problèmes de santé les plus fréquemm ... --> 2 nouvelles études permettent d , ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OPBAP) has been formalized with the signing of ... team leaders met with OPBAP leaders Capt. Karl Minter and Capt. Albert Glenn ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... FAR HILLS, N.J. (PRWEB) , ... November 24, 2015 , ... ... University, as the recipient of the 2016 USGA Green Section Award. Presented annually since ... of golf through his or her work with turfgrass. , Clarke, of ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/18/2015)... PHILADELPHIA , Nov. 18, 2015  As new ... in children, doctors and other healthcare providers face challenges ... counsel families and patients. In addition, as more children ... into a patient,s adulthood and old age. ... The Children,s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) . ...
(Date:11/17/2015)... Mass. , Nov. 17, 2015 Pressure ... leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, ... worldwide life sciences industry, today announced it has received ... its $5 million Private Placement (the "Offering"), increasing the ... $4,025,000.  One or more additional closings are expected in ...
(Date:11/11/2015)... 11, 2015   MedNet Solutions , an innovative SaaS-based ... research, is pleased to announce that it will be a ... event, to be held November 17-19 in ... live demonstrations of iMedNet , MedNet,s easy-to-use, ... iMedNet has been able to deliver time and cost ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):