Shanghai, PR China – May 22nd, 2013 Luqa Pharmaceuticals today announced its CEO Robert Braithwaite will make a presentation at the ChinaBio® Partnering Forum 2013 on Wednesday, May 29th, 2013 at 15:00 (CST). The conference will be held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Beijing, China.
ChinaBio® Partnering Forum is the premier life science partnering event in China. Held on May 29–30, 2013, in Beijing, the event will gather biotech and pharma leaders from around the world along with hundreds of China-based developers of novel technologies for two days of productive partnering.
Luqa will also participate in the Executive Interview scheduled for Thursday, May 30th at 14:30 (CST). With the topic “The road to China: Tale of two startups”, Mr Braithwaite and Paul Grayson, CEO of RuiYi will be interviewed by Debra Yu, Managing Director of Labrador Advisors.
The interview will explore the story of these two China startups with several similarities and some distinct differences. Both focused on drug development in China. Both founded by Westerners and funded by Western investors. Both started in 2010 and based in Shanghai. But Luqa being a specialty pharma focused on rapid commercialization of products for the China market, while RuiYi is focused on the discovery and development of novel biologics for the global market. The session will probe the very different paths two entrepreneurs have taken to conquer China, and the lessons learned during their journeys.
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Luqa Pharmaceuticals is a China-based and product focused specialty pharmaceutical company. We dedicate our talent to build a best in class portfolio of innovative products to meet the medical needs of the China market. We are experts and are passionate about bringing products to market in record time, enhancing market access and commercialization excellence. Luqa’s entrepreneurial culture combines international best practices and know-how with comprehensive, fast and flexible local strategies. Please visit us at www.luqapharma.com.