Prof. Dr. Sven Stegemann is director, pharmaceutical business development at Capsugel, and professor of patient centric drug design and manufacturing at the Graz University of Technology, Austria. Over the course of his 18-year career at Capsugel, Dr. Stegemann has worked as an advisor to major pharmaceutical companies on ways to improve the design, development, and manufacture of pharmaceutical
products so they better address the individual needs of patients. In his academic role, Dr. Stegemann’s focuses his research on the rational development of patient
centric drug products and their associated manufacturing technologies, as well as education and training of students and young scientists. Dr. Stegemann is the
founder and chair of the AAPS Focus Group on Patient-Centric Drug Development, Product Design, and Manufacturing as well as the founder and president of the
Geriatric Medicine Society.