CEO and president
With more than 35 years’ experience in environmental issues, program development, advocacy, corporate communications and technology, Carl E. Smith is a nationally and internationally recognized spokesperson and leader in the corporate responsibility, sustainability and product stewardship arena.As CEO and president Call2Recycle—North America’s...
Dennis Narlockis a Global Operational Excellence Leader for Catalent Pharma Solutions based at the Middleton, Wisconsin site. He is an ASQ certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and a Theory of Constraints Jonah with more than six years of experience in continuous process improvement. He has held positions as a Black Belt and Deployment director...
South African Refrigerated Distribution (SARDA)
Director, Pharmaceutical Supply Chain practice
Integrated Disease Management Pvt Ltd
Dr. Karthik Anantharaman has a bachelor’s degree in Internal Medicine & General Surgery and a post-graduate degree in Business Management with 10yrs of experience in the healthcare industry (Pharmaceuticals & Medical Devices). His previous professional responsibilities have been in Medical Affairs, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory...
Director, External Network, M&S Business Unit
Senior Medical Director
SSenior Director, Global Demand Planning & Customer Operations
Jim has 25 years of Pharmaceutical Industry experience and is currently Head of Global Demand Planning and International Logistics for Grifols North America (formerly Talecris Biptherapeutics, formerly Bayer Biological Products) .
Jim has been an active contributor and speaker for IQPC Cold Chain for the past 10 years and is a...
Sr. Director Clinical Research
Vice-President of Corporate Intellectual Property
André Bourgouin is the Vice-President of Corporate Intellectual Property of Ipsen Pharma which he joined in 1996. He began his career in the Patent Department of Roussel Uclaf and then joined Pasteur Merieux Connaught (now Sanofi Pasteur) where he held the position of Director, Corporate Intellectual Property. André holds a...
Market Access Solutions LLC (MKTXS)
Dr Steven Bradshaw, European Director of the consulting firm Market Access Solutions (MKTXS) has over 15 years’ experience in the healthcare industry. Dr Bradshaw has an extensive practical understanding of the real-world issues facing patients, payers, providers and pharma. His work involves advising pharmaceutical, medical device and...
Chief Technology Officer
Stephen Brown is CTO and co-manager of CMO activities for Vivalis, based in Nantes, Western France. He has worked in the biopharmaceutical industry for 31 years. Prior to Vivalis, Dr Brown was Director, Biological Process Development for Merial and before that, responsible for the Gene Vector Manufacturing site at Transgène, France. Stephen Brown...
Head of Pharmaceutical Affairs/CAM/ Medical Devices
German Pharmaceutical Industry Association
Matthew Catley is the Head of Respiratory Pharmacology at UCB.
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
Market Access Solutions
It now takes over a billion dollars to develop a drug, with a high risk of failure. To assist sponsors in navigating this environment, CROs must now provide deep insights into therapeutic knowledge and new geographies, in addition to strong operational delivery.As a leading Asia Pacific CRO, George Clinical offers full clinical research services...
Managing Director US Global Trade Services
Donna manages U.S. clearance services, regulatory and carrier compliance, brokerage support and the Life Sciences and Specialty Services vertical industries focus for FedEx Express.She began her career at FedEx in 1983 in Revenue Operations. In 1998 she joined the Global Trade Services team in Systems Design and Development and became the Manager...
Steve Crom is a partner at Valeocon and a recognised expert on supply chain management and innovation. He is based in New York and can be reached at Steve.Crom@valeocon.com.
Biobanking Process Manager
Director of Strategic Business Improvement
Johnson & Johnson
Marketing Director Healthcare
As Marketing Director Healthcare for UPS Europe, Jan is responsible for executing the UPS healthcare strategy in Europe. UPS is consistently investing in its healthcare capabilities to enable companies to cope with the industry’s growing need for more agile and flexible global supply chains. Prior to joining UPS in 2011, Jan worked for over 10...
University of North Carolina
Joshua leads product marketing for North Plains Systems. Joshua is an authority on digital asset management, digital publishing, and rich media. A former industry analyst with IDC covering content technologies – digital asset management, content management, media asset management, For over 25 years Joshua has worked with evolving...
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation
Head of Clinical Operations Germany
David P. Elder has over 32 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry working for Sterling, Syntex, SmithKline Beecham and GlaxoSmithKline, where he has worked at various director level positions. He is currently a director in the Externalization group (SCINOVO). He obtained a BSc degree in Applied Chemistry in 1977 from Northumbria...
Lead Consultant Operational Excellence in Life Sci
Valeocon Management Consultancy
Lead Consultant Operational Excellence in Life Sciences
Valeocon Management Consultancy
Malcolm J. D’Souza, Ph.D. http://www.dbi.udel.edu/People/dsouzabio.html
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Dr. Malcolm J. D’Souza is Professor of Chemistry at Wesley College, in Dover, Delaware. He has published over 60 peer-reviewed journal articles, over 150...
15 years in pharmaceutical industry in sales and marketing roles.
Established a consulting practice that delivered total quality management projects. His clients included many FTSE100 companies across industry sectors. The practice was later acquired by one of his clients.• Joined Deloitte & Touche...
Head of Packaging and Warehouse Operations
Head of Global Informatics
Novartis Research Foundation
Dr. Floether Consulting, Amden (Switzerland)
Frank U. Floether has an educational background in chemistry and pharmacy. He received his PhD in chemistry (Dr.rer.nat) in 1977 and in pharmacy (Dr. sc.nat.) in 1989, both from the Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany. He has served his entire career, i.e. over almost 30 years in senior executive functions in pharmaceutical R&...
Quality Operations Director - GPSG Brazil
Ronaldo Galvão is the Quality Operations Director -GPSG Brazil at Janssen-Cilag. A role he has held since 2007. Ronaldo's responsibilities include, providing leadership and direction for ANVISA issues for GPSG and J&J site, supporting new product launches in the Brazilian market, and providing leadership for BBC (Behavior Based Compliance...
Richard Godfrey is author of 7 Laws of Learning. Email email@example.com or visit www.galileoinitiative.com.
Global Head - Online
Nicole Goodwin is the global head of the Pharma IQ online community. Responsible for the strategic direction and development of the portal, Nicole manages a talented team of producers, marketers and editors who all have a single goal – to make it easier for the pharma and bio community to connect in a meaningful way.Coming from a journalistic and...
Director of Marketing and Business Development
Biocrates Life Sciences AG
Alexandra Carina Gruber, born in 1971 in Vienna, Austria, has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for the past 13 years, where she has held various marketing and business development positions and developed a profound expertise in the marketing and licensing of biotech and generic products. She is currently Director of Marketing and...
VP & Head of Biology
Dr. Sheraz Gul is Vice President and Head of Biology at European ScreeningPort, Hamburg, Germany where he is managing and developing biological services which includes Medium and High Throughput Screening bioassay development for various academic partners in Europe.Prior to this he worked for GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals in the UK for 7 years...
Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Logistics Specialist
Vitrolife Sweden AB
Healthcare Economics LLC
James Harris has extensive experience within biotech, pharmaceuticals and medical devices with small start-ups, mid-sized and large firms. Mr. Harris is CEO of Healthcare Economics LLC and co-founder of AS Biotech AG. Prior to this he served as Vice President at Dragon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. where he was instrumental in the launch and...
MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine
Cold Chain IQ
Cold Chain IQ Editor.
Senior Vice President, Clinical R&D
Dr. Rajendra Jani has earned his Ph.D. (Medical) in Pathology & Bacteriology after his post graduation from faculty of medicine. He has published more than 25 research papers and obtained more 70 patents. He was involved in about 70 drug development programs.
Dr. Rajendra Jani has more than 30 years experience in drug research. He was an...
Statistical Science Director
A pioneer of integrated supply chain working, Alan first got involved in the practical implementation of collaborative working methods when, back in the late 1980's he was faced with the challenge of turning round an ailing subsidiary of the Electrolux group. By adopting what was, at that time, a radical new 'partnering' approach to...
EMEA Regulatory Affairs Operations Manager,
Dr. Joseph Kofman holds a Director position with Allergan, Inc. leading the Pharmaceutical Sciences Informatics group. His experience in release and stability testing, method development and validation, implementation and validation of various computerised laboratory systems helps him play an active role in employing new informatics solutions...
Assistant Patent Counsel
Merck & Co., Inc.
Senior Design Engineer
IHS Global Insight
Aparna Krishnan is Manager, Emerging Markets at IHS Global Insight’s Healthcare & Pharma Practice in London. Her areas of expertise includes corporate strategies, health economics, market access, drug pricing and reimbursement and generics in the pharmaceutical space. She is a LifeSciences graduate and holds a MS degree from Middlesex...
Integral University, Lucknow (India)
Integral University, Lucknow (India)
Strategic Alliances Manager at Structural Genomics Consortium
University of Oxford
Wen Hwa Lee, BSc MSc PhD is responsible for Strategic Alliances at the Structural Genomics Consortium (SGC) at the University of Oxford. Born in Taiwan and raised in Brazil, Lee has been crossing different Continents and Cultures in his pursuit of fundamental changes in Society through science. His training included Biology, Molecular...
Michael N. Liebman, Ph.D. is the Managing Director of Strategic Medicine, Inc and also of Strategic Medicine, BV (the Hague, NL) after serving as the Executive Director of the Windber Research Institute since November, 2003. Previously, he was Director, Computational Biology and Biomedical Informatics at the University of Pennsylvania...
Regional Head of Operations in Spain & Portugal
Professor of Medical Microbiology
University of Tartu
Irja Lutsar MD, PhD is a professor in medical microbiology at the University of Tartu, Estonia and is an Estonian member of the EMA Paediatric Committee. She gained her medical degree in 1978 at the University of Tartu and defended her thesis in 1995 at the same university. She did her research fellowship at the Southwestern Medical School at...
Tom Macfarlane is a drug development professional who is as passionate about innovation in information science and regulatory science as he is medical science. He has held positions within industry, contract research and consultancy, both technical and commercial, and lives with his family in West London. The views expressed here are his own....
Editor & Publisher
Pharma Marketing News
Pharmaguy (@pharmaguy) – also known as John Mack – is the Publisher and Editor of Pharma Marketing News, an independent monthly electronic newsletter focused on issues of importance to pharmaceutical marketing executives. Pharmaguy is also an accomplished blogger. In January 2005, he created Pharma Marketing Blog (www...
Dr. Elie Magdalani, Regional Manager, Medical and Pharmacovigilance Affairs Egypt and North Africa, Ranbaxy Egypt Limited.
Working in the pharmaceutical field, backed up by 12 years of experience in the medical pharmacovigilance field, publishing many related articles in a specialised pharmaceutical magazine, and conducting relevant trainings...
Head of Corporate Procurement and Business Process Outsourcing
Karen Mansell has held the dual role of Head of Corporate Procurement and Business Process Outsourcing at AstraZeneca since joining the organisation in July 2008. Her task is to develop an intelligent sourcing strategy, leveraging the corporation’s inhouse expertise while at the same time optimising the sourcing process from an...
Associate Director, Supply Chain
Novo Nordisk Canada
Supply Chain Excellence Senior Manager
Jerold Martin is Sr. Vice President, Global Scientific Affairs for Pall Life Sciences and Chairman of the Bio-Process Systems Alliance (BPSA) single-use bio-manufacturing trade association. He has over 32 years experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical industry and is a frequent speaker and author on filtration and aseptic processing,...
Division of Strategy and Planning
Director of Clinical Information Standards
Director of Drug Safety and Risk Management
Melissa Mudrick, JD, is Director of Drug Safety and Risk Management at Biogen Idec. In this capacity she is responsible for oversight of global compliance for Drug Safety, through management of corrective actions, auditing, oversight of training and documentation control, and fostering continuous quality improvement worldwide. Melissa has...
Eli Lilly and Company
Eli Lilly and Company
Bapatla College of Pharmacy
Prof.T.E.G.K.Murthy is presently working as principal in Bapatla college of pharmacy, Bapatla, Andhra Pradesh, India. He has more than 16 years of teaching experience. He has published more than 80 research papers in various national and international journals and also conducted two staff development programs and one national level seminar on...
Senior Executive-CMC Regulatory Affairs
Johnson & Johnson
Director, Worldwide Business Development
Samantha O'Connor trained as a molecular biologist before joining the pharmaceutical industry in 1997, when she joined the Australian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (APMA), now called Medicines Australia, the non-profit professional and trade association representing Australia's prescription pharmaceutical industry. Her role...
Group VP, Client Engagement and Strategy
Mohamed is a senior regulatory strategist on Japan market with global regulatory experience (EU, emerging markets and Asia Pacific). Mohamed was the Regulatory Affairs Regional Lead of the Japanese affiliate of Novo-Nordisk demerger (Novozymes) in Tokyo from 2005. He was Ex-Vice Chairman of Japanese Association of Enzyme Additives. In 2007...
Senior Lecturer at the MRC Centre for Drug Safety
University of Liverpool
Materials Discovery & Characterisation Scientist
Senior Supply Chain and Information Technology Exe
Jim Panos is a senior supply chain and information technology executive with industry and top-tier consulting experience leading transformation for consumer products and pharmaceutical companies. He most recently worked with the Groupe Danone in the U.S. (The Dannon Company) as Director of Strategic Programs, where he successfully led the...
Marketing/Business Development Professional
Robin Is an experienced marketer with over 20+ years in a variety of industries: consumer products; software; fashion retail; cycling & outdoor. Most recently as the Partner Program Manager at Telestream, Robin managed third party integrations. Her focus has been video/audio transcoding , workflow and the overall use and management of rich...
Chair in Drug Delivery
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma
Professor of Pharmaceutics
University of Connecticut
Center for Medicine in the Public Interest
Peter Pitts is President of the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest and Partner/Director of Global Regulatory Policy & Health Initiatives at Porter Novelli. From 2002-2004 Peter was FDA’s Associate Commissioner for External Relations, serving as senior communications and policy adviser to the Commissioner. He supervised FDA'...
Merck Serono Biodevelopment
Vice President Non Clinical Development
Dr. Poli, who joined Addex in 2004, has broad expertise in drug development from lead generation through to entry in man. At Addex she has overseen the transition of multiple products from discovery projects to clinical development programs. She worked from 1997 to 2004 in the drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics (DMPK) area at Roche, where she...
Informatics Team Leader
Senior Medical Director
SVP, Product Development
Baylor College of Medicine
Head of Research Biobank
Bayer Pharma AG
Senior Vice President and Global Head of Global Medical Affairs
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories
Director of Healthcare Sales
David Sherman is Director of Healthcare Sales at Apperian. His career in High Technology has given him a broad background in Enterprise technologies including hardware and software systems integration, networking, internet and mobility systems. For the last 8 years, David has focused on Mobile software and Security. Most recently David has worked...
Head, Pharmaceutical Development
Aurigene Discovery Technologies
Tomas Skacel is Medical Director at Amgen International. His past experience includes, International Medical Director at Amgen International, Zug Switzerland, Clinical Resarch Physician at Eli Lilly Regional Medical Ctr, Vienna, Austria, Product manager, Oncology at Eli Lilly Czech Republic and Physician at University Hospital Olomouc, Czech...
Spyros has over 12 years of experience in technology with experience within international mobile network operators, telecommunications equipment and network solutions providers and ISVs. Spyros in his current role with Globo focuses in international business development and marketing activities in the rapidly growing markets of Bring Your Own...
Director of Product Marketing
Stephen Skidmore is the director of product marketing at Apperian. He has more than 20 years working for software technology driving product innovation and go-to-market for companies including Lotus, IBM, and EMC. Stephen also ran his own consulting business helping technology companies develop their product strategies.
Vice President Global Trade Services
As Vice President of Global Trade Services, Richard W. Smith leads all U.S. based international operations for FedEx Express, the largest FedEx operating company, based in Memphis, Tennessee. He is responsible for ensuring global regulatory compliance, providing customers with regulatory assistance, measuring and improving global clearance...
Janssen Research & Development
Head of Clinical Science
NeuroSearch Sweden AB
For further information contact Laminar Medica, Unit 4, Tring Industrial Estate, Icknield Way, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 4JX. Tel: 01442 828664. Fax: 01442 827056. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.laminarmedica.co.uk
TMF Content and Integration Lead
Scientific IT Specialist
John is Founder and Director of phaseFour Informatics, and has over 25 years’ experience working in the field of R&D data, information and knowledge management, including the introduction, development, integration and management of data acquisition systems, Laboratory Information Management Systems and Electronic Lab Notebooks.He has...
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicin
Dr. Vazquez is a private practice general surgeon and geographical full-time faculty member (Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery) at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois from 1965 to 1969 and completed his general surgical residency in 1974 at Rush Presbyterian St...
Head of Department - Regulatory Affairs Operations
Bryan C Webb, P. Eng.: CEO/President of Norton Scientific Inc.
Summary of Professional Experience
Chair, Niagara Industrial Association
Owned/operated a technical marketing consulting company
30+ years of technical product marketing/sales of automated test & instrumentation and test systems
Developed and implemented...
Asia Cold Chain Centre
Dr. Rodney Wee PhD. is the CEO of the Asia Cold Chain Centre (ACCC), which provides expertise in Cold Chain and Post-Harvest Operations. He has been managing businesses for more than thirty years in various companies and countries.
Wee has spoken, chaired and facilitated seminars, conferences for APEC, the South Australian Freight Council,...
Structural Genomics Consortium
Global Head, Clinical Quality Assurance
F. Hoffman-la Roche
Dr. Widler has a Ph.D. in Microbiology and has been in the Pharma industry since 1983, his experience covers Drug Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Science. In 1993 he joined the QA department of Hoffmann-La Roche and in September 1997 was appointed International Head of QA. Dr. Widler is a member in a variety of GCP working parties eg:...
Regional Director and Executive Vice President
George Wittmann is Regional Director and Executive Vice President with JLL, overseeing technical operations for the firm’s life sciences practice group.
Agency for Student Health Research
Charlie Wund is the Founder & President of the Agency for Student Health Research, a company dedicated to achieving the safest possible environment for all children.
Alexander Yule Consulting
An independent licensing and commercial support professional with over 20 years’ experience at senior level within life science and pharmaceutical companies (UK. Scandinavia and North America) across a range of product categories (including oncology, CNS, urology, vaccines and infectious disease, medical devices, OTC/consumer healthcare)....