Albany Molecular Research (AMRI) has promoted Dr. Takeshi Yura to Vice President of Discovery and Development Services, Asia.
Yura has been at AMRI since 2011 leading the chemistry and biology teams in Singapore and prior to that role he was a director at Dishman Japan. He has also worked for Pfizer Japan and Bayer Yakuhin.
AMRI’s Presiden, Chairman and CEO Dr. Thomas E. D'Ambra said: “With the ongoing evolution of outsourcing and a growing focus from customers on strategic relationships, we believe that Dr. Yura's leadership, his focus on excellence in scientific research and his dedication to quality and the integrity of our customers' intellectual property will provide integration under one leadership of what we are referring to as 'AMRI Asia.'”