Dr Bastiaan Dickhoff joined the T&I department team at DFE Pharma in 2014 in the capacity of Application Specialist OSD. Bastiaan has been working on assisting in application development of excipients in area of Oral Solid Dose Forms based upon fundamental knowledge of DFE Pharma’s excipients and advances in powder technology. In addition, he is from a Technology and Innovation point of view responsible for the outcome of external collaborations. Prior to working at DFE Pharma Bastiaan held two (2) roles concerning the effect of powders in food and pharma at RSSL (which is part for Mondelez International (UK)) and prior to that Bastiaan has worked between 2005-2012 for GlaxoSmithKline (UK) in various roles.
Bastiaan holds a PhD from the department Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmacy at Groningen University, The Netherlands where he specialized in the relationship between the role of lactose (excipient) and API for inhalation purposes.