Peter is the President of xCell Strategic Consulting, a consulting firm to the Pharmaceutical Industry. Peter joined the Abzena Board in 2022.
Peter has over 40 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry with a thorough understanding of Drug Development, Outsourcing, and Supply Chain. Peter held positions of increasing responsibility at SmithKline Beecham and Wyeth – serving as SVP Operations at Wyeth. He also served as President/CEO at Patheon and Division president at Qualitest. Peter has deep experience in Drug Development and Manufacturing and has a very broad perspective of the Pharma Services and CDMO industries.
He serves as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Pharma, Biopharma Outsourcing Association (PBOA) and has previously served on the Boards of IPS – a Global Healthcare Engineering Company, and Frontida Laboratories.
Peter holds a BSME in Mechanical Engineering from Villanova University, PA, USA, and an MBA from Philadelphia University.
Peter is a member of the Global Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Leadership Forum of the ISPE.