ABOUT

Founded in 2008, RCPE is an independent research center located in Graz (Austria) that performs cutting-edge research in the field of pharmaceutical process and product design. Every day, we help our partners to develop and pioneer novel drugs and associated production routes, providing safe and more affordable therapies to patients. From early develop­ment to commercial production, we accompany our partners through all phases, utilizing our science-based, mechanistic understanding of products and processes.

As an international driver of pharmaceutical engineering sci­ence, RCPE offers tailored solutions to our partners, building upon our international, multidisciplinary research team, unique laboratories and pilot plants – suitable for even potent APIs – to develop advanced, scientific solutions to make tomorrow’s drugs possible.

CEO

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Johannes Khinast
CEO & Scientific Director

Dr. Thomas Klein
CEO & Business Director

DIRECTORS

Massimo Bresciani, ppa.
Executive Director Scientific Operations & Business Development

Prof. Dr. Oliver Kappe
Scientific Director Center for Continuous Flow Synthesis & Processing

AREAS

Dr. Dalibor Jajcevic
Scientific Leader – Area I

Dr. Amrit Paudel
Scientific Leader – Area II

Dr. Simone Pival-Marko
Business Leader – Area II

Dr. Wen-Kai Hsiao
Scientific Leader – Area III

Phillip Clarke, MBT
Business Leader – Area III

Dr. David Cantillo
Leader – Center for Continuous Flow Synthesis & Processing

ADMINISTRATION

Mag. Simone Klein, ppa.
Head of Administration

Sandra Resl
Head of Human Resources

DI Christian Vogl
Head of Finance & Controlling

Sulaiman Mohsenzada, MSc.
Head of Quality & Environmental Management

Thomas Heller, BSc.
Head of IT

Constantin Schmidt, MA
Head of Marketing & PR

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

SHAREHOLDERS

RCPE is a non-profit oriented, private company in property of TU Graz (65%), University of Graz (20%) and JOANNEUM RESEARCH (15%).

FUNDING PARTNERS

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

WE MAKE TOMORROW’S DRUGS POSSIBLE.