Galo Orquera-Aguirre

Galo Orquera-Aguirre

Galo Orquera-Aguirre is the Applied Scientific Applications & Laboratory Manager at Phenomenex. He has a B.S. in Engineering Chemistry from the University of California Irvine, a Post-baccalaureate in Geo-Chemisty from California State University Long Beach and a Masters in Engineering Management (M.E.M.) from California State University Northridge.

Orquera joined Phenomenex in 2021 as a Laboratory Manager in the Phenomenex applications laboratory. His primary role was to guide and lead the applications team in the Biopharma, Pharma, Clinical, Environment, Food and Toxicology areas. In late 2022, he became the Applied Scientific Applications & Laboratory Manager where he mainly focuses on disruptive innovations through applications for the environmental, clinical, food and energy industries within the Phenomenex applications lab.

Previous to joining Phenomenex, Orquera spent 8 years in the pharmaceutical industry, initially as an analytical chemist and later as a Chemical Control Production Supervisor of plasma derivatives at Grifols Biologicals.

His current research interests are associated with separation sciences with a strong passion for HPLC and uHPLC solutions in thriving and innovative scientific industries.

Contact Information: [email protected]; 310-365-4377