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Management Team

The Chempilots staff is comprised of experts in the field of polymer science and engineering. The company's management team contributes with a signifcant experience being dedicated to ensuring quality throughout our services.

Richard Schmidt. CEO of Chempilots

Richard SchmidtCEO

Richard Schmidt brings 35 years of experience from the industry, serving as a critical part of Chempilots for more than 20 of those year, the last 7 years as CEO. Richard’s experience is vast, including the development of polymer synthesis and manufacturing processes, implementing and validating processes and aiding companies in obtaining regulatory filing. He has also been the recipient of several patents throughout his career.

As CEO of Chempilots, Richard also devotes his time to handling new business inquiries, submitting critical project proposals, project contracting and start-up as well as ongoing communication with customers. He takes pride in knowing that the work performed by Chempilots is contributing to customers' success and to end-users life quality.

Kim Sander Pedersen. Business director of Chempilots

Kim Sander PedersenBusiness Director

For 25 years, Kim has dedicated his work to research within the medical device industry, bringing new, innovative devices to the market. His work in sourcing materials, business development and leadership have accomplished significant results for many different companies over the years.

As Business Director at Chempilots, he leads project development, business leadership and customer relationship management for current and new customers with a special focus on the U.S. market. Kim also dedicates his time to mentoring international students and sitting on the Chempilots Board of Directors.

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At Chempilots, we’re so much more than polymer creation. From initial research to scale-up and final manufacturing, we have the capability to fit your needs. To learn more, give us a call at 952-686-6525 or send us a message.