Darren M. Dasburg

AstraZeneca
Bio Executive in Transition
Bringing over 38 years of technical experience in a variety of settings, Darren Dasburg was appointed Vice President Global PMO & Strategy in 2017 after his role as Site GM for the Boulder Manufacturing Center beginning in September 2015 when AstraZeneca/MedImmune acquired the former Amgen biologics production facility, retrofitted and started up through 2017.

Previously, Darren held the position of Vice President MedI BioVentures building partnerships in Korea, Japan and China for biosimilar development. Before then, VP of Capacity Utilization with where he led the first of its kind capacity sharing arrangement to support bio-manufacturing production. Prior to that, he was a Founding Partner in a consulting venture where he provided executive management team leadership in the areas of technical operations, facilities operations, project management, service-provider relationship management, asset management and business management. Darren also served as Vice President of Corporate Engineering with GlaxoSmithKline.

Darren holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineer from Colorado State University and a MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in North Carolina.