Catalent has made two appointments at its Schorndorf, and Eberbach, Germany, facilities.
Dr. Irmgard Neuper is the new general manager at Catalent’s Schorndorf facility, which provides large-scale oral solid manufacturing with integrated analytical, development, and packaging services. She joins Catalent from Sandoz, with 17 years of operating and leadership experience in technical operations functions in Austria, US, Germany and Brazil, where she gained expertise in manufacturing, from early pharmaceutical intermediates to finished dosage forms. Her most recent role at Sandoz was as site head at the company’s Gerlingen, Germany, facility.
In a second announcement, Luc Burgard will become the new general manager of Catalent’s 360,000 square foot, Eberbach softgel manufacturing facility.
Mr. Burgard joined Catalent in October 2011 as European operational excellence leader, based in Beinheim, France, before being appointed as operations director at the Eberbach site in April 2013. Prior to joining Catalent, he was employed by Faurecia, a global automotive technology supplier for nine years, working in progressively senior operational roles, including the global leader in engineering methodologies.