Manuel Piña-Dreyer, Plant Manager, Sanofi
Undergraduate studies- MEng in Chemical Engineering at Universidad Simon Bolivar (Caracas, Venezuela) and Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Trondheim, Norway) (2006 - 2011)
Graduate studies- MPhil in Industrial Systems, Manufacturing and Management at University of Cambridge (2014 - 20150)
2011 R&D Master Thesis Intern at Statoil (Trondheim, Norway) (Natural Gas Industry)
2011 - 2013 Trainee Engineer at Empresas Polar (Venezuela local Pepsico Partner)
2013 - 2014 Process Supervisor at Empresas Polar (Venezuela local Pepsico Partner) 2015 - 2016 Production Manager at Sanofi (Haverhill, UK) (Pharmaceuticals)
2016 - Present Plant Manager at Sanofi (Haverhill, UK) (Pharmaceuticals)
I currently manage the Manufacturing facilities that make the different Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) for the blockbuster brands Renvela and Renagel, part of Sanofi's Renal Portfolio for chronic kidney disease patients.