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BioProcess International
Delivered as a Hybrid Event
September 18-21, 2023Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

Peggy Lio
Senior Director, Cell Culture Technologies and Services at Cytiva


Peggy is currently the Senior Director of Cell Culture Technologies and Services at Cytiva where she oversees a research and design (R&D) and services team.  She is responsible for the development of new cell culture media products and has a global service team that provides cell line, cell culture media, and upstream process development solutions for customers.

Prior to working at Cytiva, Peggy was associate director at Thermo Fisher Scientific/Life Technologies where she was responsible for the development of custom cell line and cell culture media optimization service programs globally. In addition, she led an applications team charged with scientific support of new cell line and proprietary media products.  She also held roles of increasing responsibility with Schering-Plough/Merck, where she ultimately became section leader and was responsible for mammalian and microbial fermentation process development for a variety of biotechnology-based therapeutics.  Peggy has more than 35 years of extensive technical and commercial experience in bioprocessing along with multiple honors and awards from Schering-Plough/Merck, Life Technologies, and GE Healthcare.  

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: Balancing innovation, speed, and robustness to improve efficiency in biopharmaceutical process development