ABOUT US

WHO WE ARE

Quality manufacturing, extraordinary care
Frontida BioPharm, Inc. is a US-based, minority owned leading provider of drug delivery technologies, product development and manufacturing services for pharmaceutical and consumer health companies. Frontida is dedicated to helping our clients and partners reach the market as quickly and efficiently as possible. We support pharmaceutical companies in the development, scale-up and commercial manufacturing and controlled-release oral solid dose, powder and liquid products; ensuring robust product performance and on-time supply of clinical and commercial products.

Our 325,000+ sq.ft manufacturing facilities located in Philadelphia, PA and Aurora, IL offer a comprehensive suite of solutions for the development and commercialization of prescriptions, OTC, Highly Potent Active Ingredient (HPAI) products, Phase I through Phase III clinical trial materials, Fixed-dose Combination Products and DEA schedules II – V products. Frontida is equipped with multiple world-class commercial packaging lines, capable of validated product serialization, and providing packaging services for both commercial products and clinical trial material supplies in bottles and blisters. Frontida has annual capacity to manufacture up to 3 billion tablets and capsules. Our highly experienced industry leading team of professionals offer a number of available technologies and solutions that facilitate the commercialization of high quality products.

OUR CORPORATE LEADERSHIP

Driven by a culture of caring, accountability, innovation, and quality, Frontida’s leadership team has the demonstrated experience to ensure the successful commercialization of our clients’ products. We are committed to building a dynamic US-based pharmaceutical company that contributes to the well-being of consumers, employees, and our communities.
Song Li, Ph.D.
Chairman
Founder of Frontage Laboratories, ranked as one of the best service providers in the pharmaceutical industry in the USA and China.
Anthony Qu, Ph.D.
Chief Operating Officer
30+ years’ experience in pharmaceutical industries and worked companies such as Patheon, Apotexand Halo pharma etc.
Andrew Wang
Chief Financial Officer
25 + years financial management experiences as the finance leaders at both Asia Pacific region and at the corporate level.
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Renard Jackson
EVP, CMO Operations
30+ years in executive leadership, business development and P&L management.

Ron Connolly
EVP, Business Development, Alliances and Regulatory
30 years of product development, scale-up and commercialization experience for pharmaceutical products; project leadership for many first time approvals of APIs.
Ulrike (Uli) Foley
VP, Business Development
20+ years pharmaceutical experience in commercial and contract manufacturing business development for finished dosage of injectables, SOD, semi-solids, and Inhalation drug development.
Tony Liu, Ph.D.
VP, R&D
15+ years experience developing NDA and ANDA products with focus on developing robust commercial manufacturing processes.
Wenyong Wang, Ph.D.
VP, Corporate Development
20+ years of proven track record and experience in healthcare and life sciences industries from R&D, business development to investment banking.
Jim McAndrew
VP, Aurora Operations
25+ years experience includes both branded drug R&D and production, as well as contract development and manufacturing.
Jane Wong
VP, Quality
25+ years experience in managing compliance and quality operations; Experienced in leading cross functional initiatives to identify and remediate compliance gaps of domestic and international operations for internal and external operations.
Raj Thota
General Manager, Aurora Operations
Dynamic executive, strategic thinker, and a proactive technical leader with 27+ years' of global pharmaceutical experience in design, development, scale up, Tech Transfer, validation, and Operations leadership on many solid & liquid oral, semi-solid, and sterile products.

Team Member Perspectives

I believe that my ideas and opinions mean something and because of this I am encouraged and excited to contribute wherever I can to help Frontida achieve all the success it has the potential for.
Dominick Castaldo
Director - R&D, Technical Services