Javier Chaparro-Riggers, Ph.D.Executive Director at Pfizer
Javier worked for 8 years in the field of enzyme engineering and received his PhD in 2003. After his postdoctoral training he joint Pfizer, where he is leading the BioTherapeutic Discovery department within Biomedicine Design. In this role, he is responsible for leading biotherapeutic discovery work, including lead generation and optimization, biophysical characterization, and non-GLP biotherapeutic production. Javier is interested in understanding the underlying biology of drug design and delivery and engineering solutions for challenges associated with developing the next generation of biotherapeutics.