Vice President, Head of TechOps
Horch Guo serves as Vice President, Head of TechOps at JIXING. In this position, Horch leads Supply Chain, Production, Quality, Engineering and CMC functions. He is responsible for developing and implementing manufacturing strategies, procedures, organization & budget plans to strengthen the in-license products’ portfolio with efficient technology transfer, robust local manufacturing, quick product launch and reliable supply chain.
Horch brings rich technical operations and team management experience in pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining JIXING, Horch was Site Head of Everest Medicines for the overall site management (Jiashan Site), and the Deputy General Manager of Luoxin Aurovitas Pharma (Chengdu) where he acted as the General Manager being responsible for the entire site operation and management, product introduction strategy, tech transfer and financial management etc. Before joining Luoxin, Horch ever worked in Edding Pharma, Roche, Bayer and Sanofi respectively with experiences of license-in, process development, technology transfer, manufacturing operations, engineering, CAPEX & investment management, Joint Venture/Company setup and operation etc. with increasing responsibilities.
Horch obtained his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree of pharmaceutics from China Pharmaceutical University and Shanghai Institute of Pharmaceutical Industry respectively. Horch also obtained his Master’s degree of Financial Management from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics.