> 20 years in chemical-pharmaceutical product development, production and registration.
Geertje started her professional career as process engineer at SmithKline Beecham where she managed tech transfer projects. She subsequently worked as formulation scientist for Chauvin Pharmaceuticals Ltd developing a sterile aqueous gel formulation for ophthalmic use, and switched over to a role within regulatory affairs within this company. After 2 years within the worldwide regulatory affairs group at Wyeth-Ayerst Research Ltd. in the UK, she returned to a job in production at Janssen Pharmaceutica NV. After 3 years in the role she became a CMC project manager for Janssen Animal Health where she managed the development and registration of multiple new formulations for veterinary application. Before founding 2 Bridge, she was CMC lead for a GI development project at Shire-Movetis.
Geertje is passionate about CMC drug development and regulatory CMC. She is leading the CMC group at 2 Bridge.