Lisa Cozza

Lisa Cozza

Industry Specialty Services Managing Director


BDO Boston Office



Executive Summary

Lisa Cozza, managing director at BioProcess Technology Group, has more than 30 years of scientific, operations, and business development experience in the biopharmaceutical industry. This includes extensive experience developing recombinant proteins and monoclonal antibodies at both CMO’s and innovator companies. As part of her role at BDO, Lisa leads CMO negotiations and marketing strategies. She supports marketing assessments, supports building the BPTG client base and supporting firm building activities that support BDO.

Lisa worked in the contract manufacturing space for more than 15 years, including successfully leading an innovator firm through the process of selling their manufacturing and process development assets to other biopharma companies. She has significant knowledge in negotiating client service agreements and managing alliances, having collaborated with small start-up firms as well as large pharmaceutical companies. She also managed external and internal biologics supply operations, multiple CMO production facilities, and commercial launch activities.

Lisa has more than 15 years of hands-on analytical, process development and manufacturing experience with mammalian and microbial cell systems, and can support the CMC program management required to procure clinical supply.


M.B.A., Operations Management,  Northeastern University
B.S., Medical Technology, University of Massachusetts, Lowell