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Charles Edward Berkoff

pharmaceutical and biotech consultant

Charles Edward Berkoff, British, American pharmaceutical and biotech consultant. Chartered chemist. Monsanto Research fellow Imperial College of Science and Technology, 1956-1959; Fulbright scholar, 1959-1960; recipient Statue of Victory World Culture prize Centro Studi e Ricerche Delle Nazioni, 1985.

Background

Berkoff, Charles Edward was born on September 29, 1932 in London. Arrived in United States, 1963, naturalized, 1975. Son of Maurice and Dora (Landy) Berkoff.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry (1st class honors), University London, 1956. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Imperial College, University London, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College, University London, 1959.

Career

Director GlaxoSmithKline, Philadelphia, 1964-1983. Executive vice president ImuTech, Inc., Huntingdon Valley, 1983-1984. President, Chief Executive Officer Antigenics, Inc., Horsham, 1984-1989, Creative Licensing International, Inc., Sarasota, Florida, since 1987, CEBRAL, Inc., since 1987.

Research fellow Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1959-1960. Senior research fellow Southampton University, England, 1960-1961. Member Advisory Council Smithsonian Science Information Exchange, Washington, 1976-1982.

Achievements

  • Chartered chemist.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee numerous United States and foreign patents.

Membership

Fellow American Chemical Society, Royal Society Chemistry. Member American Arbitration Association, Entomological Society, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Licensing Executives Society Clubs: Engineers Club of Philadelphia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, tennis, guitar, bridge, swimming.

Connections

Children: Timothy, David, Kevin. Married Heide-Gisela Triesch, 1997.

father:
Maurice Berkoff

mother:
Dora (Landy) Berkoff

spouse:
Heide-Gisela Triesch

children:
Timothy Berkoff

David Berkoff

Kevin Berkoff