Sam Tadayon

Executive Director

WuXi AppTec


Sam Tadayon Ph.D. is the Executive Director, Process Engineering at STA Pharmaceutical. He is a Chemical Engineer, PhD, with research focusing on Process Engineering in Pharmaceutical Industry. He worked in Wyeth Pharmaceutics for around 8 years before joining STA Pharmaceuticals in Shanghai/China in 2011. Since then he is leading the Process Engineering team of around 40 scientists including the flow chemistry team. Dr. Tadayon has been involved with around 400 projects mainly involved with process development of crystallization, flow chemistry, and other chemical engineering aspects of the pharmaceutical processes.
Dr. Tadayon authors papers and speaks to life science audiences about innovations in process engineering.