Ulrich Herber

Senior Director of Technology & Market Development, Charles River MS Germany GmbH

After receiving his Doctorate Degree in organometallic chemistry from the University of Wuerzburg, Dr Ulrich Herber started his career in the pharmaceutical industry at Sartorius as Product Manager for sterile filtration process validations. He then moved to Concept Heidelberg where he was the Operations Director for their business segment “Microbiological Quality Control and Biotechnology”. Later on Dr Herber headed the European activities of Accugenix. In his current role at Charles River he is the Director of Technology and Market Development for the Microbial Solutions division. Dr Herber is co-author of scientific papers on new methods applied in microbiological quality control. He has held several talks covering recent developments in the area of rapid microbiological methods and is an Advisory Board Member of the Pharmaceutical Microbiology Working Group at the European Compliance Academy.