Management Team - Dr. Stephan Kiessig

Dr. Stephan Kiessig - Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Phone (+49) 151 7053 4659

Stephan was born in Germany and studied at Leipzig and Berlin University, from where he received a MD and PhD in Medicine, specializing in Immunology. Since graduation, he has worked at the Department Medical Immunology in the development of human monoclonal antibodies and diagnostic assays. He was a member of the AIDS test development group.

In 1992, he joined IMMUNO as Head R&D Diagnostics for serological and coagulation assays. He was involved as Head QC / Production in the plasma sourcing. In Baxter, he was the medical head of several plasma centers and was responsible as a European product manager for hyperimmune products. During this time, he was a member of the SIPLA study group, a study investigating an intensified plasmapheresis.

In 2001, he built up the DGH (German Society of Human Plasma) with four centers. From 2005 to 2008, he was the CSO of LipoNova AG a company developing an autologous renal cancer vaccine. In 2008, he joined Haema AG as qualified person for the region of North Rhine Westphalia until he started as CEO at Ruhr-Plasma-Centre Bochum.

Since 2014, he has worked at PreviPharma as CMO.

Dr. Stephan Kiessig