Dr. Franz Kainz

Vice President, Global Contract Manufacturing,
Fresenius Kabi

Dr.Franz Kainz is Vice President, Global Contract Manufacturing at Fresenius Kabi and manages the contract manufacturing business for sterile pharmaceuticalsfor the manufacturing sites located in Europe, USA and Asia.Fresenius Kabi Contract Manufacturing is a global leader in contract development and fill & finish services of sterile pharmaceuticals, as well as the development and supply of medical devices. We offer our customers access to the expertise and facilities of more than 20 innovation and manufacturing centres worldwide, with options to handle high-potent drug substances, compound complex formulations such as emulsions, oil-based formulations and liposomes and to fill sterile pharmaceuticals in pre-filled syringes, vials, ampoules and bags up to commercial scale for global supply.Franz obtained his Ph.D. in Developmental Genetics at the University of Cambridge, followed by a postdoctoral training at Harvard University. Over the last 9 years, Franz mainly focused on contract development and manufacturing services of parenteral finished dosage forms and drug delivery technologies.