Pierre-Alain Ruffieux, PhD

Lonza AG
Pierre-Alain Ruffieux is a Chemical Engineer by training with a MSc and PhD from the Swiss Institute of Technology in Lausanne.

He is currently Head of Global Pharma Technical Operations and a member of the Pharma Leadership team at F. Hoffmann-La Roche. In this position he oversees all Technical Development, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality and Regulatory activities at Roche/Genentech. He joined Roche in 2015 as Head of Global Quality & Compliance. Prior to Roche, Pierre-Alain held multiple positions at Novartis in Technical Development, Manufacturing and Quality.

With more than 20 years of experience in technical development, manufacturing and quality, Pierre-Alain is an engaging leader with a proven track record of success, and a strong passion in people and team development.