Anton Gerdenitsch, Global Head of Contract Manufacturing
Anton Gerdenitsch, Global Head of Contract Manufacturing

Anton Gerdenitsch

Global Head of Contract Manufacturing

Anton Gerdenitsch

Global Head of Contract Manufacturing

Anton Gerdenitsch, Global Head of Contract Manufacturing

After 20 years working within pharmaceuticals with a focus on the manufacturing of biologics and business development, Anton joined Novartis in 2017 as manager of one of Novartis’ biotech sites and the external supply of biologics. Today he manages Novartis' contract manufacturing organization, including biotech and cell and gene sites in Europe, the US and Asia. He is strategically developing the unit to meet the growing demand for high-quality CDMO services.

Anton’s educational background is in biochemistry (Technical University of Vienna, Austria) and business economics (University Hagen, Germany).