Mostafa Nakach, PhD

Head of pharmaceutical engineering section within Pharmaceutical sciences department at Sanofi

Mostafa Nakach is PhD from Toulouse University.  He has prepared his thesis on stabilization and production of nanocrystalline suspension. He is also Master 2 graduate from Paris-sud 11 university in Pharmacotechnie and Biopharmacy and Pharmaceutical engineer from Ecole des Mines d’Albi . Mostafa is working within sanofi group since 33 years. His current position is a head of formulation and process development section within Biologics drug product development.

His mission is to build and to manage the required skills and capabilities in order to support R&D projects development mainly for Fill&finish Commercial process development of biotech products including freeze drying


Title: De-risking the fill and finish process of biotech products

  • A risk assessment methodology related to fill and finish manufacturing process.
  • Description of studies basic principles related to each unit operations
  • Description of process characterization and process validation