Harald Stahl

Senior Director Innovation and Strategy at GEA AG

Dr Harald Stahl is the Senior Director for Innovation and Strategy in GEA’s Pharma Business Unit. He has held various positions at GEA since 1995 and previously worked for Schering AG, Germany. His main fields of interest within Pharma are Solid Dosage Technology, Containment, Lyophilization, Biopharma and Sterile Processing of Liquids and Powders. Process Scale up and Transfer as well as the evaluation new processes are among his fields of expertise. With a diploma in physics and a PhD in chemical engineering, Harald is an experienced trainer, presenter and author, having published more than 100 papers on various aspects of pharmaceutical processing.


Title: Continuous Processing opening new possibilities

  • Why to go continuous? - Benefits of continuous processes- lessons learned from other industries- the business perspective
  • How does a continuous system for processing sterile liquids work- the engineering perspective
  • Example(s)- the application perspective