Richard Steiner - Graduate of Mechanical Engineering, Dipl. Ing, MBM, MBA Richard Steiner was educated at the University of Applied Sciences in Nuernberg and the FU University of Berlin and graduated as a Mechanical Engineer, MBM and MBA. He worked in different management positions during his times at Leistritz and is considered as a B2B marketing specialist. During his time with Leistritz he was heading the business unit Pharma Extrusion. In 2012 he joined GEA and became 2019 Global Sales Director for Continuous Processing Technologies at GEA Pharma Systems. In 2023 he started to work for Pharmatech Associates Inc. as a Senior Manager Business Strategy to consult Pharmaceutical companies implementing advance manufacturing technologies such as PCM. He contributed papers and chapters on many international conferences and scientific textbooks. His favorite topic is the implementation of continuous processing in the pharma industry.