Thorsten Kimmel works as a Senior Project Engineer at F. Hoffmann-La Roche’s Global Engineering Department. He started his career at M+W Process Industries as a Process Engineer. After M+W, Thorsten spent 10 years with Pharmadule AB, a modular supplier for the biopharmaceutical industries. At Pharmadule, he served in various engineering and technology roles, responsible for design, installation, testing and integration of equipment into pre-packaged facilities. Prior joining Roche, Thorsten provided consultancy services for Elomatic-Pharmalab in India. With 15 years of global experience in the biopharmaceutical sector, he has executed several projects for leading companies in roles ranging from a Process Engineer to a Sub Project Manager. In addition to his professional activities, Thorsten is also a Senior Lecturer at the University College London and a guest lecturer at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He holds a MS in Technical Biology and Process Engineering, both from University of Stuttgart.