Speakers and Moderators

Richard Bonner, Qualified Person, UK
Dick has been working with Eli Lilly and Company, UK, for many years and is currently Chairman ECA

Dr Christopher Burgess, Qualified Person, UK
Chris has been working in the pharmaceutical industry for many years and is currently among others Chairman of ECA`s Quality Control Interest Group

Dr Klaus Eichmüller, Regional GMP Inspectorate, Germany
Since 1996 he is working in the field of GMP Inspections of manufacturer of medicinal products and importers. He is Head of the Inspectorate for Drug Products, APIs, Blood Products and Tissues in Hesse.

Dr Afshin Hosseiny, Qualified Person, UK
Since 1996 he is working in the field of GMP Inspections of manufacturer of medicinal products and importers. He is Head of the Inspectorate for Drug Products, APIs, Blood Products and Tissues in Hesse.

Dr Ajaz Hussain, Insight, Advice & Solutions, LLC, USA
Dr. Ajaz Hussain’s career at US FDA spanned 10 years; from 2000-2005 he served as the Deputy Director of the Office of Pharmaceutical Science (OPS) in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER). Ajaz is now management consultant in the lifescience sector.

Dr Jean-Denis Mallet, NNE Pharmaplan, France
Jean-Denis was previously the Head of the Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Inspection Department at the French Health Products Regulatory Agency (Afssaps) and is now working for NNE. He is an ECA Advisory Board Member.

Gert Moelgaard, NNE Pharmaplan,Denmark
Gert is Vice President at NNE Pharmaplan, Denmark and Co-Chair of the ECA Working Group on Validation

Dr Bernd Renger, Qualified Person, Germany
Bernd worked for many years in the pharmaceutical industry. Immediate Past Chair of the EQPA.

Dr Franz Schönfeld, Regional GMP Inspectorate, Germany
Since 2007 he works for the centralised inspectorate for medicinal products of the government of upper Bavaria. He is head of the experts working group 7 for APIs and deputy head of the Radiopharmaceutical expert working group.

Dr Wolfgang Schumacher, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. , Switzerland
Currently, he is Head of the department of Quality Computer Systems at F. Hoffmann-La Roche and a member of the ECA Advisory Board.

Lance Smallshaw, UCB Biopharma sprl, Belgium
Lance Smallshaw is Global Director of Analytical Strategy for NBEs at UCB in Belgium and Member of ECA´s Advisory Board.

Dr Ingolf Stückrath, sanofi-aventis, Frankfurt, Germany
The Six Sigma Black Belt Ingolf Stückrath is today responsible for a major insulin production facility in Frankfurt.