Mark Edwards has been named Quality Assurance director at SCM Pharma, with responsible for quality across the company’s three sites.
Mr. Edwards has more than 30 years of experience in the global pharmaceutical and biotech industry having held positions with Merck, Abbott and Fujifilm. He has extensive knowledge of quality systems, a variety of dosage forms, production management and preparation for pre-approval inspections and other regulatory issues.
Dianne Sharp, managing director at SCM Pharma, said, “There are hugely important quality requirements around the sterile manufacturing and filling of drugs so we need to always ensure we have the right level of expertise and resource to meet the regulatory requirements. Mark is an exceptional addition to our board of directors given his background in quality and will bring a great deal to our clients’ projects in terms of ensuring quality systems are robust, manufactured products are fit for purpose and the efficient release of products.”