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BioProcess International Europe
Mark Your Calendar for BPI Europe 2023!
8-11 May 2023RAI in Amsterdam

David Gemmell
Biomanufacturing Engineer at Merck


David Gemmell has been working for Merck for over six years. Based in Glasgow, Scotland, he is employed within the Technical & Scientific Solutions MSAT (Manufacturing Sciences & Technology) department. David’s primary focus is on optimising or troubleshooting downstream purification unit operations for European customers, focusing on both novel and traditional modalities, across all purification technologies. He also has a focus on upstream viral risk mitigation, specifically around pasteurization systems. At University David obtained a BEng (Hons) in Chemical Engineering and an MSc in Advanced Chemical & Process Engineering. His early career was based in the nuclear and power generation sectors before moving into biopharmaceutical and life sciences.

Agenda Sessions

  • Chairperson’s Opening Remarks

  • Strategies for Upstream Viral Risk Mitigation

  • Chairperson's Remarks

  • Harnessing the Power of mRNA, an Overview of Manufacturing and Purification Strategies