Partnerships in Drug Delivery Speakers

Barbara Lueckel, PhD

Global Business Development Director


Barbara Lueckel is a Global Business Development Director in the Global Research & Technologies Partnering group of Roche Partnering since May 2012, responsible for business development and alliance management of technology alliances with external partners. Her areas of responsibility include discovery of novel peptide modalities as well as enabling technologies for Roche’s pipeline such as drug delivery, formulation and device technologies.

Barbara joined Roche as a Global Drug Delivery Evaluator in February 2007 within the Formulation Research department of Roche Pharma Early Research and Development, reporting also into Roche Partnering.

Prior to joining Roche, Barbara held various roles at Novartis from 1997 onwards: starting as laboratory head working on formulation principles for poorly soluble drugs such as cyclosporine, she became a project leader within the Lifecycle Management & Drug Delivery Technologies section of Technical R&D. Barbara trained as a pharmacist and holds a PhD from the University of Basel.

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