Felix SolamoSenior Global Director, Field Applications Scientist, Purification at Purolite
Felix started his Bio/Pharma industry profession at Amgen Inc. in Thousand Oaks CA, where he worked in Process Development (PD) as a Research Associate in the Purification department responsible for the downstream purification process development of molecules including mAb, fc-fusion and rec. protein. He eventually joined Global Process Engineering as a Sr. Engineer, where he was tasked to support the tech. transfer and process modeling activities of a late-clinical phase microbial based human therapeutic drug.
Felix joined GE Healthcare as a Field Applications Scientist (FAS) responsible for the technical support of the Bioprocess resins portfolio, and most recently, as the Associate Director – Applications Scientist, where he managed the North America FAS Team.
Currently, as Senior Global Director, Field Applications Scientist, at Purolite, an Ecolab Co., Felix manages the global FAS Team that is responsible for providing field-based technical support to our global Bio/Pharma customers.
Felix graduated from California State University, Northridge with a Bachelor of Science in Cell and Molecular Biology and an MBA from University of Redlands.