Evening with Industry Executives
Current State and Challenges of the Pharmaceutical Industry and
ISPE LA’s 20 Year Anniversary Party
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Timothy Culbreth, North American COO, PolyPeptide Laboratories, Inc. Emilio Rivera, Vice President, Corporate Engineering, Amgen Inc. and Member ISPE International Leadership Forum
Paul Crissman, Biotechnical Solutions Richard Ramirez, Director Facilities Engineering & Maintenance, Grifols Biologicals Inc.
About the Speakers:
Timothy Culbreth is the the North American COO for PolyPeptide Laboratories the second largest producer of pharmaceutical peptide API’s in the world. He has almost 30 years of pharmaceutical experience with senior level roles in Quality and Operations.
Emilio Rivera is the Vice President of Corporate Engineering at Amgen, responsible for maintenance of the Amgen facilities, as well as capital projects. He is a multicultural biopharma operations and construction leader/executive with an established record in the US and overseas of biologics/pharmaceutical manufacturing and facilities design, construction and operation. Rivera has used six sigma tools for improving safety/quality, cost, production optimization, as well as enabling successful startups and turnarounds. Rivera is also a new Member of ISPE’s International Leadership Forum.