Vice President, Manufacturing Technologies & Engin
Felda Global Ventures
B.Sc. in Biochemistry from Mount Allison University in 1990. Worked towards a Masters program in Biochemistry at Queens University from 1991-1994. Worked for the Hunter Group in Aurora, Ontario from 1994-1995 in developing and supervising high purity solvent distillation processes. Joined BioVectra in 1995, supervising the enzyme and natural products bioextraction processes. Promoted to Operations Manager in 2000 and served in that position until 2003. Served as capital project manager for the BioVectra API facility in 2001-2002. Took the position as Director of Operations for Atlantis BioActives in 2003 to oversee the capital installation, start-up and commercial extraction process for natural taxanes. Promoted to Director of Manufacturing for BioVectra in 2005. Appointed to Vice President, Manufacturing Technologies & Engineering in 2014.
Medicinal Chemistry Drug Discovery and Development Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmaceutics Pharmaceutical Analysis