President Bernhard Opitz brings 30 years of leadership experience to the management team at Cody Laboratories. Mr. Opitz worked for 20 years with the Bayer group in Germany and Italy in Engineering, Manufacturing, and Product Development, and in the US as SVP Engineering. He worked for the diagnostics companies Ikonisys and Nanosphere, held the position of VP Engineering/ Operations at Wells' Dairy, and filled the role of SVP Operations for Unilife Medical Solutions. Mr. Opitz holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical/Process Engineering from Technical University Graz/Austria.

Mr. Opitz is a hands-on leader who believes the development of successful new products and world-class operations must include:

  • Maximizing the value of the company through aggressive and feasible growth plans.
  • Steering product development to smooth agency approval and market success.
  • Building and unleashing the potential of the company's human capital.







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