Andrew Bulpin

Andrew Bulpin

Head of Process Solutions

Andrew Bulpin is the Head of Process Solutions at the Life Science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany (and/or its affiliates). In this role, he oversees the strategy, marketing, sales and R&D of our leading product offering that covers the needs of the entire pharmaceutical industry. This includes pharmaceutical development and manufacturing, filtration devices, chromatography resins, single-use assemblies and systems, processing chemicals and excipients for traditional and novel modalities.

Over the past several years, he led Process Solutions to sizable growth, recently carving out the contract development, manufacturing and testing services into its own business within Life Science. He has also served as Head of the Process Solutions Strategic Marketing & Innovation team and as Global Head of Sales for the Pharmaceutical & Chemical Solutions business.

Bulpin joined the company in 2006 as Vice President of the Upstream Processing business and later assumed leadership of the Services & Solutions business. Prior to joining the company, Bulpin worked at Serologicals Corporation in a number of sales and marketing roles, both in the U.S. and Europe.

Bulpin holds a doctorate in organic chemistry from the Université de Caen, France, a Master of Business Administration from the University of Strathclyde, Scotland, and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Sussex, England. He also worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Australian National University, Australia.