Michael Kahnert

Michael Kahnert

Miltenyi Biotec

Acting Manager Governmental Affairs at Miltenyi since October 2022 with excellent connections to German government. Leading experience in different association (e. g. Managing director of European Association of Pharma Biotechnology).

Michael Kahnert is a lawyer with proven expertise in the life sciences. He advises on all issues relating to the research and development of innovative therapies. He is a certified pharma lawyer with many years of experience in the biotechnology sector. At the German Biotechnology Association (BIO Deutschland), he led the business fields health policy, diagnostics and regulatory affairs for over 14 years. As managing director and board member of the European Association of Pharma Biotechnology (EAPB), he has been actively involved in technology transfer for several years.

Strong background in pharma law, EU law, insolvency law and civil law with in dept knowledge of regulatory affairs in biopharma, biotechnology and in-vitro-diagnostics.

Degree in law from the University of Rostock, successfully completed legal clerkship in Berlin and Los Angeles.