The Power List 2019 – Business Captains
Chief Executive Officer, WuXi STA
Minzhang Chen joined WuXi AppTec in 2008 and currently serves as CEO of WuXi STA, the small molecule process development and manufacturing subsidiary of WuXi AppTec. Under his leadership, WuXi STA has grown from an early phase process research focused organization to a world leading contract development and manufacturing organization for small molecule APIs and finished dosage forms from preclinical to commercial. Prior to joining WuXi, he served as Director of Technical Operations at Vertex Pharmaceuticals where he led a team who successfully supported the process R&D, API contract manufacturing and commercialization of Incivek.