Over 65 years of combined experience
The three team members are experienced in drug development, QBD, GMP systems and controls in addition to interactions with Competent Authorities, and will be valuable in supporting Medical Devices containing or used with medicinal substances.
Dr. Susanne Fornero-Quaak
- Trained as a Pharmacist at Utrecht University.
- PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Utrecht University.
Dr. ForneroQuaak has experience as a formulation scientist, developing pharmaceutical dosage forms mainly for lyophilised products, including plasmid DNA, proteins and recombinant proteins. Additionally she has experience with the development of analytical methods and has been involved in writing IMPDs and registration dossiers.
Dr. ForneroQuaak worked as a project pharmacist within a hospital setting after completing her PhD, followed by a function as formulation scientist/lyophilisation expert at a pharmaceutical company that manufactures vaccines against allergies and she was involved as project manager for all formulation and lyophilisation projects from their contract manufacturing daughter company.
Dr. Jon Sutch
- Trained as a Pharmacist at the London School of Pharmacy.
- PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Nottingham University.
Dr. Sutch gained experience working as a hospital pharmacist prior to completing his PhD. He has experience in working with oral drug products including leading a complex Quality by Design submission and commercialization of a new anticoagulant.
Dr. Sutch has extensive experience working for a Contract Research and Development Organization, in both managerial and scientific capacities, leading the development of hundreds of new chemical entities into oral drug products for early and late phase clinical trials.
Dr. Arabe Ahmed
- Trained as a Pharmacist at the University of Aston in Birmingham, graduating with a BPharmS.
- Master’s degree in Pharmaceutical Technology at King’s College London.
- PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Julius Maximilian University, Würzburg (JMU), Germany.
Dr. Ahmed has experience of working as a community pharmacist in the Northwest region of England, followed by experience as a formulation scientist working on a variety of dosage forms such as oral solid dose, semisolids and inhalation drug delivery systems.
Dr. Ahmed worked as a principle scientist for a leading pharmaceutical company in Germany in his last role, responsible for the development of inhalation products, with responsibilities including leading and managing the technical development activities for a number of generic inhalation products.