Global Product Manager, Syntegon Technology
Christian Lavarreda, based out of Dresden, Germany, is currently global product manager for pure media, process, and bioprocess systems at Syntegon (formerly Bosch Packaging Technology). Formally trained as a chemical engineer, he is responsible for leading the development, commercialization, and marketing of Syntegon’s pharmaceutical liquid processing portfolio. Prior roles at Syntegon have also included regional business development and marketing manager for liquid pharmaceutical primary packaging in North America. During his four and a half years at Syntegon, Christian has utilized his expertise to connect customer needs to Syntegon’s capabilities while helping manage account relationships to ensure customer success and satisfaction. Christian also has a background in inhalable drug product development, where he spent twelve years leading R&D and commercialization activities of analytical instrumentation for the delivered-dose uniformity and particle size characterization of dry powder, metered-dose, nebulizer, and nasal inhalers. He has multiple peer-reviewed publications on the application of cascade impaction technology for the characterization of aerosolized medicines.