Process Science Lead
GlaxoSmithKline plc Siena (Italy)
Direct 18 employees in materials, technology processes, and science laboratory management. Lead fermentation and purification process design, and devise improvements in protein and antigen production techniques. Determine resource needs, assess deviations and failures, and provide process solutions. Plan validation protocols, draft technical reports and experimental methods, and deliver technical support for internal manufacturing departments.
- Increased organizational growth by 10 employees and lab activity by 50% through new process implementation and team organization.
- Created model studies for process characterization and assessment.
- Enhanced protein yield by 35% for Novartis vaccine adjuvant.
- Improved production processes for meningococcal type B vaccine.