Angela Vollstedt

Global Director, Cell & Gene Therapies Portfolio Management • Novartis

Angela Vollstedt, a seasoned professional in the pharmaceutical industry, boasts an impressive 15+ year international career marked by notable achievements. Her expertise encompasses leading pharmaceutical drug research and development, life-cycle management, and commercial manufacturing. Angela thrives on challenges and is deeply committed to driving operational excellence and innovation within fast-paced environments that demand strong business acumen and impeccable time management.

With a genuine passion for organizational growth, Angela has successfully collaborated with research scientists and executive leadership to translate cutting-edge scientific discoveries into tangible healthcare advancements. Her exceptional abilities in building robust relationships and fostering a healthy work environment have allowed her to leverage emotional intelligence and strategic thinking to facilitate constructive decision-making and open communication with C-suite executives and stakeholders at all levels.

Angela’s accomplishments in the fields of biologics, as well as cell and gene therapies research & development, are commendable. She has demonstrated a remarkable track record in delivering new medical products from early clinical development to market authorization applications and life-cycle management, while effectively managing multi-million-dollar budgets. Additionally, she has excelled in leading high-performing commercial manufacturing teams, ensuring timely customer satisfaction and preparing for successful health authority audits.

Also speaking

Rui A. Sousa

Chief Executive Officer & Chairman • Stemmatters

Michal Besser

Chief Technology Officer, Davidoff Cancer Center • Rabin Medical Center

Mantej Chhina

Executive Director, Head of Global R&D Regulatory Policy • BioMarin

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