Dr. Peter Persich


Peter Persich, Ph.D.
Janssen Pharmaceuticals (J & J)

Dr. Peter Persich obtained his diploma in Chemistry from the University of Münster (Germany) in 2010 and his Ph.D. from the Max-Planck-Institute for Coal Research in Mülheim/Ruhr (Germany) in 2014 under the supervision of Prof. Alois Fürstner. Peter`s research work focused on the total synthesis of bioactive natural products and the development of transition metal catalyzed reactions in organic synthesis.

Since 2014, Peter Persich has held a position as scientist in the department of analytical development at Janssen Pharmaceuticals in Beerse (Belgium). In his current role, he is mainly working on the assessment of drug stability, the investigation of decomposition pathways, and the development of novel strategies to evaluate drug degradation.