Lonza Group AG
Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
Ahmed Besheer, PhD is a Prinipal Group Head at Lonza Drug Product Services (DPS) in Basel, Switzerland. Ahmed is leading a team for formulation development of biologics at Lonza DPS since July 2018. Before that, Ahmed was working at Novartis for almost 6 years, first as a drug product lead, then as a group head for NBE formulation development.
Ahmed is a pharmacist by education and training. He received an M.Sc. in polymer science, and a Ph.D. in pharmaceutical technology from Martin-Luther University in Halle, Germany. He worked as a Postdoc for Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, then as assistant professor (Habilitation candidate) in the department of pharmaceutical technology at the Ludwig-Maximilan University in Munich, Germany.