Ashok Ajmani has been appointed senior director of Quality at Pharma Tech Industries (PTI). Mr. Ajmani will direct all aspects of PTI’s Corporate Quality System, including Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Quality Engineering and Regulatory Affairs at the company’s two contract manufacturing plant locations in Royston, GA and Union, MO. He will be responsible for designing and executing corporate-level quality policies and procedures, as well as implementing continuous quality improvement plans for the manufacture and packaging of Rx, OTC, medical device, cosmetic and consumer disposables.
Mr. Ajmani has 23 years of experience in management-level quality control at some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical manufacturers, including a 16-year tenure at Merck, where he managed the systems-based site audit program and site compliance plan at the company’s Albany, GA facility. Mr. Ajmani also served five years as senior manager of Quality Assurance for Boehringer Ingelheim. He joins the company from Pall Corp., where he served as senior director of Quality Assurance.
“Increasingly, PTI is a one-stop shop for our customers because we offer a full spectrum of services across a variety of regulatory classes such as blending, packaging, component molding, packaging and final production and analytical and microbial testing,” said Tee Noland, chairman of Pharma Tech Industries. “The more diverse our menu of offerings gets, the more challenging the task to make sure we maintain the high levels of quality and service that customers associate with PTI. That’s why we tapped Ashok — a talented industry veteran with a sterling reputation.”