Rick J. Offerman, Ph.D.

Senior Project Management Consultant

Rick J. Offerman Ph.D

Dr. Offerman is an experienced API and drug substance professional with manufacturing practical experience. He has supported client’s Project Management, API and CMO support services in a variety of roles ranging from technical support to marketing and business development activities. Rick’s breadth of experience ranges from person in plant coverage, drug substance process oversight to negotiating manufacturing services agreements (MSAs)

Prior to joining DSI, Dr. Offerman was an Independent Consultant at a CMO specializing in small molecule and highly potent APIs and controlled substances. As an industrial chemist he held roles in laboratory development and scale up of small molecules as well as a process engineers on a manufacturing staff for several years.


Core Competencies

  • Synthesis of APIs
  • Organizational Leadership
  • High Potency APIs
  • Contract Manufacturing
  • CMO Selection
  • Controlled Substance
  • Due Diligence
  • Hazard Analyses
  • Process Improvement