Roger Smith has a track record of middle and senior roles in quality, production and technical support in the pharmaceutical industry. Between 1999 and 2014, this included Operational Quality Management at GSK, Ware followed by Corporate Quality Audit Manager and Quality Audit Director positions. Roger has a B.Sc. (Hons) in Applied Chemistry and a Diploma in Management Studies. He is a Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry and has been a Qualified Person (QP) for many years, named on several MIA and IMP licences. His qualifications also include an OE Green Belt and he has received training in auditing from the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors. He has presented at ECA conferences for several years on Batch Record Review and published articles in GMP Review on data integrity, product quality reviews, supplier auditing and deviations.