Dr Daniel Wenholz

Pharmaceutical Chemist

BSc Hons; PhD.

Daniel is a pharmaceutical chemist with a broad background across academic and pharmaceutical industry roles.

His experience includes environmental science and, more recently, drug discovery. Working for UNSW and in commercial drug development, Daniel has developed technical expertise and skill in both the design and synthesis of small molecules.

Daniel joined Noxopharm in 2020 and is Director of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, taking responsibility for Noxopharm and Pharmorage projects. In this position he has driven the pharmaceutical chemistry efforts on multiple projects and oversees every aspect of the drug discovery process alongside the biology-focused Noxopharm team members.

Daniel’s expertise has been recognised with his recent appointment as Visiting Fellow at UNSW Sydney. This position maintains his close links with UNSW Sydney and allows for further collaboration between Noxopharm / Pharmorage and the University.

Daniel holds a PhD in Medicinal Chemistry from UNSW Sydney, funded by a UNSW Research Excellence Award, and a Bachelor of Science from University of Technology Sydney.