Technical & Scientific Solutions
We're a team of Scientists & Engineers providing dedicated technical expertise to customers to ensure robust, reliable and sustainable support to their processing needs using MilliporeSigma technologies at all stages of drug development and manufacturing.
Our Technical and Scientific Solutions is comprised of 3 teams; Process Development Scientist, Manufacturing Sciences And Technology, and Technical Service.
Be the #1 technical partner of choice for bioprocessing expertise to satisfy customer needs.
What guides us
What we do
- Throughout the molecule journey < Make it, Purify it, Formulate it > we provide guidance across every unit operation and step of the process.
- Our customers range from Emerging Biotechs developing novel modalities to established firms with commercial molecules to large multi-nationals with a global footprint of manufacturing sites.
- We serve many market segments including: mAbs & biosimilars, recombinant proteins, plasma, vaccines, viral & gene therapies, mRNA.
- Our expertise encompasses traditional batch production as well as intensified and continuous processing.
Seeding - Provide technical and development expertise on our technologies to ensure their rapid adoption and optimal placement in a client process.
Scale-up - Design, plan and execute scale-up and implementation studies using best practice methodologies to ensure robust and predictable process operation during drug manufacturing at a client facility.
Trouble-shooting - Resolve process related performance issues leading to reduced risk of deviations in a validated drug manufacturing process.
Thought leadership - Drive thought leadership efforts and key customer collaborations to ensure we are positioned at the cutting edge of technical skills and expertise.
Technical VOC - Identify and communicate technical industry trends to stakeholders within our business.
Who we are
Listen to our colleagues
Find out why Patrick, Aline, Gry, Cara and Katelynn love working in technical services and explore what their daily work life looks like.
What we are looking for in a candidate
- Education: Science or Engineering degree
- Passionate about science & technology
- Being Curious with eagerness to learn & develop
- Motivated by making positive impact on society
- Possessing a Collaborative mindset and Empowering others’ success
- Being a Self-starter
Meet the Leadership team
Leads the MSAT-Downstream & M Lab team for the Americas, a team which provides scale-up and implementation support for our portfolio of DSP technologies, based at our world-class M Lab™ Collaboration Center. Prior to joining the company in 2009, Adam held process development and process engineering roles at a biotech startup for 5 years. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering.
As the Head of TSS for Latin America, Oscar is based in Buenos Aires. He leads an enthusiastic team of Consulting and Process Development Scientists that help customers solve their toughest challenges and to adopt innovative technologies. Oscar is a biologist with a major in Molecular Biology, with postgraduate studies in Marketing and Finance. He has been leading high performing teams since 2005.
Michael Cunningham is an Associate Director in the Upstream Global MSAT group of the company, and is based in Burlington, MA, USA.
Dr. Cunningham has over 18 years of biotechnology industry experience in preclinical research, process development and manufacturing support from roles at Bayer Healthcare, AppTec Laboratory Services and Amgen.
Ben leads a team of field based, Process Development Scientist, covering the Central and Western United States, which provides testing and development support for our existing portfolio of DSP technologies and new technologies, with on-site support at customer sites.
Prior to joining the company in 2007, Ben worked for six years in process development at Amgen, and 2 years in MSAT and validation at a Takeda plasma fractionation facility.
As the Senior Director and Head of the company's Technical and Scientific Solutions group for the Americas, Dr. Raghunath leads a team of over 65 engineers and scientists responsible for the development, design and implementation of purification and separation process in the biopharmaceutical industry covering recombinant proteins, vaccines, novel modalities and plasma processes.
Leads the Process Solutions Technical Service team for the Americas.
Carolyn started with MilliporeSigma in 2006, spending time in the training and inside sales teams before moving to Technical Service in 2012, where she has had the opportunity to experience each of the various roles within the team over the last 10 years. She loves that the TS team is passionate about serving our customers while being highly supportive of and engaged with each other.
Our Global Network
Global Network of M LabTM Collaboration Centers & Our Region of Responsibility
- Burlington, MA
- Sao Paulo, Brazil
- Molsheim, France
- Mumbai, India
- Bangalore, India
- Songdo IBC Incheon, S.Korea
- Toykyo, Japan
- Shanghai, China