Dr. Klaus Pellengahr

Dr. Klaus Pellengahr

Corden BioChem

Klaus is Managing Director of Corden BioChem, one of Europe’s leading contract manufacturing organisations (CDMO) for Industrial Biotechnology. Corden BioChem operates large fermentation and down-stream-processing plants in Frankfurt-Hoechst for industrial scale production of microbial ingredients, proteins and enzymes for food, feed, and technical applications. The company is owned by International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG).

Before joining Corden BioChem, Klaus was General Manager of Novozymes Berlin GmbH, Director Business Development at Organobalance GmbH (Berlin) and Head of BD at c-LEcta GmbH (Leipzig). He started his career as a Project Manager and Group Leader at Direvo AG (Cologne).

Klaus holds a PhD in Molecular Biology from University of Potsdam & Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology.