About the Author
Werngard Czechtizky is the Head of Medicinal Chemistry of the German Hub of Sanofi, based in Frankfurt, Germany. She has wide experience in lead generation and lead optimization for central nervous system, cardiovascular and diabetes targets, and her teams have been responsible for a number of leads and clinical candidates in these areas over the last years. She was educated at ETH Zurich and Harvard University, USA. Peter Hamley is the global head of External Innovation and Sourcing for chemistry, computational chemistry, and screening technologies at Sanofi, based in Frankfurt, Germany. He spent ten years at AstraZeneca in the United Kingdom, and then moved to Sanofi as a medicinal chemistry leader, building their automated chemistry capabilities and natural product technology. He was educated at Imperial College, London, the University of Cambridge and the University of Pennsylvania.