Silvia Sonzini

Associate Principal Scientist in Advanced Drug Delivery



After completing her MSc. in Organic Chemistry with Honours from the University of Milan, Silvia moved to Cambridge in 2011 where she obtained a PhD degree in Chemistry from the University of Cambridge with an emphasis on peptides self-assembly and supramolecular chemistry. In 2015, Silvia joined MedImmune as postdoctoral fellow, where she investigated supramolecular formulation of Antibody-Drug Conjugates. She then joined the Pharmaceutical Sciences department within AstraZeneca in 2017; in this position, she has been working with a broad range of new modalities and different therapeutic areas, with a focus on nanomedicines and long-acting peptide formulations.