BIOVECTRA Starts Construction on its Charlottetown mRNA Biomanufacturing Centre

  Charlottetown, P.E.I. (April 14, 2022) – BIOVECTRA broke ground today, with help from provincial and federal officials, on a cutting-edge facility that will manufacture mRNA vaccines and therapeutics starting in 2023. BIOVECTRA’s mRNA Vaccine and Biomanufacturing Centre will add 36,000 square feet to its existing Charlottetown campus and, when operational, the cGMP facility will […]

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BIOVECTRA mRNA Vaccine and Bio-manufacturing Facility Announced

  Charlottetown, P.E.I. (November 18, 2021) – BIOVECTRA today announced plans for the development of a state-of-the-art facility specializing in the production and manufacturing of mRNA vaccines and therapeutics – one of the first of its kind in Canada. This exciting new capability will result from a joint private-public investment made by BIOVECTRA and the […]

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BIOVECTRA HONOURED TO BE NAMED ONE OF CANADA’S TOP 100 EMPLOYERS 2022

Charlottetown, P.E.I. (November 12, 2021) – BIOVECTRA is proud to be selected as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2022 and considered amongst some of the country’s leading workplaces. As one of four Atlantic Canadian companies selected, BIOVECTRA is a fast growing, forward-thinking, global pharmaceutical contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) solving complex challenges […]

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BIOVECTRA ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF GORDON C. MCCAULEY AND STEVEN M. KLOSK TO BOARD

Charlottetown, P.E.I. (October 21, 2021) – BIOVECTRA, a leading Canadian biotech and pharmaceutical CDMO has appointed Gordon C. McCauley, President and CEO of adMare BioInnovations and Steven Klosk CEO (retired) Cambrex Corporation, to its board of directors. “Mr. Klosk and Mr. McCauley are innovative executives who offer a wealth of experience to the BIOVECTRA Board […]

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Biovectra Enhances Manufacturing Capacity and Flexibility with ABEC’s CSR® Large-Scale, Single-Use Microbial Fermentation Technology

For immediate release ABEC’s Custom Single Run (CSR) fermentation solutions offer working volumes up to 1,000 liters  Bethlehem, PA, USA, and Charlottetown, CANADA, September 20, 2021 – ABEC, a global provider of integrated solutions and services for biopharmaceutical manufacturing and BIOVECTRA, a CDMO specializing in clinical-to-commercial scale production of high-quality regulated Biologics, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients, […]

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Mallinckrodt Agrees to Sell BIOVECTRA Inc. to H.I.G. Capital for $250 Million

Statement from BIOVECTRA President, Oliver Technow, on BIOVECTRA’s sale to H.I.G. Capital: “We are very excited to enter into this new chapter with H.I.G. Capital! Under their stewardship we have a fantastic opportunity to continue building and growing our business right here in Atlantic Canada.” Official press release: Mallinckrodt Agrees to Sell BIOVECTRA Inc. to […]

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Oliver Technow - Chief Executive Officer

  • Industry Master Degree from Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce, Frankfurt Germany.
  • More than 20 years of global pharmaceutical industry experience.
  • Held numerous leadership positions in commercial development, marketing and brand management, and lifecycle management and has extensive product launch and market access expertise in Europe and North America.
  • In 1997, joined Eisai GmbH in Frankfurt, Germany and in 2002, was appointed Director, CNS Business Unit; in 2006, was appointed Vice President, Head of Global Marketing for Eisai Inc. in Woodcliff Lake, NJ;  in 2011, was appointed Vice President, Established Products Business Unit; in 2013, was appointed President & General Manager for Eisai Limited in Mississauga, ON.
  • Appointed President of BIOVECTRA Inc., December 10, 2015.
  • Board Director for BIOTECanada
  • Member of the Steering Council of Innovative Medicines Canada (IMC)
  • In 2017, appointed to the Government of Canada’s Health/Bio-sciences Strategic Economic Table
  • In November 2019, promoted to Chief Executive Officer at BIOVECTRA
  • In June 2020, named new Chair of PEI BioAlliance Board of Directors