Biophorum leadership

Christelle Simpson-Platre

Christelle has over 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical sectors. A bilingual French pharmacist with a PharmD in Analytical Chemistry and a background in quality and regulatory compliance, she has extensive knowledge of biopharmaceutical development, manufacturing and new product introduction.
Christelle Simpson-Platre

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Key achievements at BioPhorum

  • Co-founder and board member
  • Launched and built BioPhorum Development Group and Cell & Gene Therapy
  • Oversaw the recruitment process as the business grew to a team of over sixty
  • Now focused on the strategic engagement management

Prior to BioPhorum, Christelle held management positions in Quality and Regulatory compliance functions for Sanofi in France and Astra Zeneca in the UK. This was followed by fifteen years as a management consultant working with global pharmaceutical and vaccines clients in the US, Europe, Japan and Africa; five years of which were spent in PwC’s global pharmaceuticals & life sciences practice.