Jorg Thommes, PhD Executive Vice President of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Operations
As Executive Vice President, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Operations, Jorg will be responsible for developing Repertoire’s manufacturing, supply chain, and site infrastructure strategy. In this role, Technical Operations, and cGMP production will report to Jorg, and he will oversee Facilities & Security and Information Technology.
Jorg was most recently head of Chemistry, Manufacturing and Controls (CMC) at the Bill & Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute where he was responsible for end-to-end activities in CMC across the Institute’s portfolio of drugs, antibodies, vaccines, and related products. He spent more than 16 years at Biogen and its predecessor Idec Pharmaceuticals, with increasing responsibilities in technology and process development, technical operations and engineering, and ultimately as Senior Vice President of Engineering and Technology. He received undergraduate and doctoral degrees in Chemistry at the University of Bonn, Germany. He earned a post-doctoral degree in Biochemical Engineering (Habilitation) from the University of Dusseldorf, Germany.