Andrea Tam brings a wealth of diverse experience in the pharmaceutical industry to support Phargentis in addressing the rapidly evolving challenges in our industry.

He holds a degree in Industrial Chemistry from the Università degli Studi di Milano, and has been active in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 20 years.

After a period as research associate at the University, he joined the Italian subsidiary of a multinational Japanese group where he held positions of increasing responsibility within the company, up to the position of R&D Director.

From the early 2000’s, he dealt with different European companies achieving a significant management experience from business development to corporate development.

He joined Phargentis as Chief Executive Officer in January 2017.



Scientific Affairs Director

Doctor in Chemistry.

Active in the pharmaceutical industry since 1999, with experience in Quality Control, Quality Assurance and more recently in development of inhalation drugs.

During her career she had responsibility for leading Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs departments. In November 2008 she was appointed Qualified Person (Technical Responsible according to the Swissmedic Ordinance OAM 812.212.1) and Director of Quality Assurance of a pharmaceutical company producing Chemical and Biological Active Ingredients and solid dosage forms.

In 2015 she started working at development of inhalation drugs by joining Phargentis initially as Project Manager then as Program Manager.

She is now the Scientific Affairs Director of Phargentis.


Director Industrial Operations

Holds a degree in Natural Sciences (1991) from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETHZ) and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology (1995).

From 1995 to 2008 he was active in different positions in Technical Operations of a Swiss multinational pharmaceutical group. From 2008 he was acting as COO for a medium size company leading the supply chain (Production Chemical, Biological and Biotechnological, Quality Control, Engineering and Logistic). During this period he was able to gain extensive experience in the production and analysis of various pharmaceutical forms including inhalation drugs.

Since August 2019 joined Phargentis as Director Industrial Operations.


Business Development Manager

Mara Camillo is the BD Manager. Prior to joining the company, she spent 8 years in a Swiss Pharmaceutical Company as microbiologist in the QC team and, latterly, she moved to the BD dept. In 2011, she got the certification in Business Organization and Project Management from ASIO (Associazione Svizzera Italiana di Organizzazione e Management).

Mara hold a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Techniques from Università degli Studi di Milano (UNIMI Italia).