Niels has 22 years of experience in the biotech industry. He holds a MSc. in Chemical Engineering from Denmark’s Technical University and an executive MBA from Copenhagen Business School. Niels’ experience includes hands-on large scale biopharm upstream and downstream manufacturing with Novo Nordisk, and extensive project experience as process/facility specialist and front-end study leader with NNE Pharmaplan.
As a senior technology partner with NNE Pharmaplan, he is heading the Biopharmaceuticals process and facility design group. His focus points are manufacturing strategy, facility design and single use technology.
Niels holds the Certified Pharmaceutical Industry Professional™certification from ISPE. He contributed extensively to PDA’s Technical report no. 66: Application of Single Use Systems in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing.