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Horst Meyer

Horst Meyer, German pharmaceutical company executive. Named Honorary Professor Munster University, Federal Republic Germany, 1987; Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik AG fellow, 1964-1966, Industrial Chemistry Association Germany fellow, 1967-1969; grantee University Heidelberg, 1967. Member German Chemical Society (board directors division medicinal chemistry since 1985).

Background

  • Meyer, Horst was born on November 18, 1942 in Mannheim, Southwest, Germany. Came to the United States, 1987. Son of Kurt and Erna (Bley) Meyer.

  • Education

    • Diploma in chemistry, Heidelberg University, Federal Republic Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Heidelberg University, Federal Republic Germany, 1969.

    Career

    • Research chemist Bayer AG, Pharmaceutical Division, Wuppertal, Federal Republic Germany, 1969-1975, head section Federal Republic Germany, 1975-1978, director Federal Republic Germany, 1978-1984, vice president Federal Republic Germany, 1984-1986. Executive vice president Miles Inc., Elkhart, Indiana, since 1987, also board directors. President Molecular Therapeutics, West Haven, Connecticut, since 1987.

      Board directors Molecular Diagnostics, West Haven.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Member German Chemical Society (board directors division medicinal chemistry since 1985).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, cross country skiing, model trains, classical music.

    Connections

    • Married Gudrun Meissner, August 11, 1973 (divorced 1975). Married Brigitte Schuh, March 11, 1977. Children: RenĂ©, Linda.
    • father: Kurt Meyer
    • mother: Erna (Bley) Meyer
    • spouses: Gudrun Meissner
    • Brigitte Schuh
    • children: RenĂ© Meyer
    • Linda Meyer
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    Born November 18, 1942
    (age 75)
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    • 1967
      Heidelberg University
    • 1969
      Heidelberg University
    • 1969 - 1975
      Research chemist, Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
      Wuppertal, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 1987
      executive, vice president Miles Incorporated
      Elkhart, Indiana, United States