F-star expands management team


Appoints Dr Neil Brewis as Chief Scientific Officer

Neil Brewis

Neil Brewis

F-star, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel bispecific antibodies with a focus on immuno-oncology, has added Dr Neil Brewis to its management team as Chief Scientific Officer.

Dr Brewis joins the Austria-founded company with research labs in Cambridge, UK, from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) where as Vice President, Head of Biopharmaceutical Research he led a global team of 300 scientists who advanced numerous monoclonal antibodies, antibody fragments, and protein therapeutics from target validation into early clinical development.

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Dr Brewis has 20 years’ experience in drug discovery and development and prior to joining GSK, he played a key leadership role, as Head of Research, in the success of building Domantis until the company was acquired by GSK in 2007.