On May 4, 2020, Ed Vanderbeck joined XGen Pharmaceuticals DJB, Inc. as President, becoming only the third person to fill the position since the founding of Pharma-Tek almost 50 years ago.  Ed joins XGen DJB as a proven pharmaceutical industry leader having spent the last twelve years of his career with Chemwerth, Inc., a full service Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient supplier.  While at Chemwerth, he served as SVP/EP and finished his career there as COO.  Ed was responsible for all functional areas including, regulatory, compliance, product development, sales and logistics.

The hiring of Ed is a clear reflection of XGen DJB’s vision, mission and values.  He is well respected in the pharmaceutical industry and very familiar with many of our domestic and international business partners.  Ed will be an asset to our organization, complementing the strong team we are building for the future of XGen DJB.  We look forward to his leadership and contributions as we continue to grow our business in the years to come.

Ed stated, “I’m excited to have this opportunity to work with Susan, Rob & Cathy to lead XGen DJB and our dedicated employees to the future”.