Jörg Zimmermann is currently Vice President of Vetter Development Services for Vetter Pharma Fertigung GmbH&Co KG, Ravensburg, Germany. In this role, he is responsible for manufacturing science & process development, technology & process transfers, project & service analytics and drug delivery systems. Within Vetter, Jörg has held various positions in process implementation, new product introduction, lyophilisation process development and as production manager before becoming Director of Production of Vetter's production site at Lake Constance in 2000.
There he managed 5 production lines for aseptically prefilled injection systems. In September 2010 he became responsible for the process development and process introduction group at Vetter before being promoted to Vice President in November 2014. Jörg has volunteered as track leader and speaker at conferences by ISPE, PDA, and Concept Heidelberg for over 15 years and served as the PDA-representative at the “interested parties meeting” at the EMA on the revision of Annex 1 in 2006. Jörg studied pharmacy in Freiburg, Germany and Cardiff, Wales and is a registered pharmacist.