Justin Lacombe, PhD, is Chief Scientific Officer at Experic, leading the pharmaceutical development and engineering teams to provide expertise, insights and solutions that address many of the technical challenges pharmaceutical companies encounter during drug and combination product development.

With a focus on scale-up and process development using QbD and design controls principles, Dr Lacombe has expertise in manufacturing, combining small-volume dosing technology for rheologically complex powders, primary packaging development and formulation optimisation.

He received his MSc and PhD in chemical engineering from Rutgers University (NJ, US) and has presented extensively on manufacturing drug product interaction, process development optimisation and drug-device combination products.