Lior Zelikovich , Ph.D.
Head of Chemical Development

Dr. Zelikovich has more than 15 years of experience as a senior R&D manager in pharma and agro companies. Prior to joining Amorphical, Dr. Zelikovich was with Perrigo API…


Dr. Zelikovich has more than 15 years of experience as a senior R&D manager in pharma and agro companies. Prior to joining Amorphical, Dr. Zelikovich was with Perrigo API (Chemagis) for 12 years, holding several positions, recently as director of process development. As director of process development, he managed a department responsible for all chemical process development of APIs. Prior to that, he served as head of CMC in biopharmaceutical startup companies, and in the agro chemical industry. Dr.Zelikovich specializes in process optimization, scale up, transfer from lab to industrial production, and IP strategy and process economical evaluations.

Dr.Zelikovich holds a PhD from Weizmann Institute in Organic Chemistry, where he is also a lecturer, M.Sc. and B.Sc. in chemistry and biochemistry from the Hebrew University and an MBA from Tel Aviv University. He has more than 15 scientific publications and patents.