Premier Research Names Stefan Schnydrig Chief Human Resources Officer

Morrisville, N.C., August 17, 2021 — Premier Research today announced the appointment of Stefan Schnydrig to the newly created role of Chief Human Resources Officer. Premier Research is a leading provider of clinical research, product development, and consulting services to the biotech, specialty pharma, and medical device sectors.

Schnydrig will be responsible for driving change management and organizational design initiatives as Premier Research continues to build infrastructure to better support its expanded geographic and cultural footprint, employee development, and future acquisitions. He brings over 20 years of organizational development and human resources experience leading, developing, and implementing effective HR strategies at companies including Lonza, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and Vertex Pharmaceuticals. 

Schnydrig earned his bachelor’s degree in business and administration/HR from the University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur and a degree in international economics from Jönköping University. He will be based in North Carolina.

Premier Research has 26 offices globally with employees currently home-based in all corners of the world.

About Premier Research

Premier Research, a clinical research, product development, and consulting company, is dedicated to helping biotech, specialty pharma, and device innovators transform life-changing ideas and breakthrough science into new medical treatments.

As a global company, Premier Research specializes in the use of innovative technologies for smart study design and trial management to deliver clean, conclusive data to sponsors.

Whether it’s developing product lifecycle strategies, reducing clinical development cycle times, securing access to patients, navigating global regulations, maximizing the impact of limited rare disease data, or providing expertise in specific therapeutic areas, Premier Research is committed to helping its customers answer the unmet needs of patients across a broad range of medical conditions. Visit