On May 7, 2012 BioConnection welcomes Maricke Padt as their new Business Development Officer.

Maricke holds a Master degree in Medical Biology and has over 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry (Astra Pharmaceutica, Astellas, Merck&Co/MSD).

CEO Alexander Willemse: "We are very pleased that Maricke has decided to join BioConnection. Maricke’s experience in both pharma and biotech will help us to further expand our existing business and acquire new clients. Furthermore we need expansion on Business Development as BioConnection is growing in a fast pace.”

Maricke: "I look forward to become a part of the BioConnection team. We already knew each other for some time and I am dedicated to contribute to the further growth of BioConnection. It is the perfect opportunity to employ my scientific background and my experience in Business Development. Our customers can count on me to plan for their success."

BioConnection, based in Oss, is a service provider active in the areas of Product Development and Fill & Finish of biopharmaceutical products. With our best-in-class business partners we are able to provide tailor made solutions to our clients. The cornerstones of our services are the Fill & Finish of sterile liquids (vials, syringes, ampoules and blow-fill seal) and freeze-drying (vials, ampoules). Both are a.o. performed in state-of-the-art cGMP facilities of MSD/Merck&Co in Oss, the Netherlands, which are in compliance with the guidelines issued by the US-FDA and EMA. BioConnection has the means and expertise to assist innovative biotech companies in their endeavours to bring their inventions from the lab bench to the clinic and/or to the market.