Roger Smith has a strong track record of delivering sustainable performance in Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance and Manufacturing Operations. This draws on his extensive and international experience of leadership in the industry.
He has held Middle and Senior Leadership roles with GSK, Norton Healthcare (now part of Teva), Schering-Plough (now part of Merck), Fisons (now part of Sanofi) and Wallis Labs.
During the last 15 years with GSK, Roger has been responsible for Operational Quality Management, including acting as a Qualified Person, and more recently within the corporate quality audit function as a manager and director.
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. 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 and published articles on data integrity, product quality reviews, suppliers auditing and deviations in GMP Review.