Anne Kantardjieff, Ph.D. · Director of Plasmids and Small Molecules Manufacturing, bluebird bio
Anne Kantardjieff serves as Director of Plasmids and Small Molecules Manufacturing at bluebird bio. Prior to that, she was the Director of Early Stage Process Development at Alexion Pharmaceuticals, where her team was responsible for cell line development as well as upstream and downstream process development for Alexion’s early clinical biologics portfolio.
Kantardjieff is the recipient of the 2018 ACS BIOT Van Lanen award, recognizing her service to the Biotechnology Division of the American Chemical Society division, where she also serves as secretary. She obtained her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota, and her B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.Back to Schedule