Dr. Macniell Esua joined CordenPharma in April 2016 as Compliance Director, CordenPharma International. Macniell brings over 15 years extensive experience in diverse leadership functions in the pharmaceutical industry including quality assurance, quality control, manufacturing, pharmaceutical development and compliance management for a wide range of dosage forms, finished products and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients. He has worked for number of multinational companies such as Hameln Pharmaceuticals, Ranbaxy Ltd., STADA AG, Solvay Pharmaceuticals and Sun Pharma Ltd. in various positions: laboratory head, quality control head, site quality assurance head and most recently, head of quality central southeast Europe. Macniell is an experienced auditor qualified in accordance with Art.22 d. 75/319 EEC, with extensive knowledge in quality and regulatory compliance in major global markets. Macniell holds a PhD in pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Leipzig, Germany.