Founder AequitaLab LTD.
Michael (M. Pharm, Ph.D. Org. Chemistry, Registered Pharmacist) has been working in pharmaceutical industry for more than 25 years.
The professional carrier he began as a university lecturer and researcher, teaching pharmacy school students to be health professionals and love the pharmaceutical sciences. He has a PhD in organic chemistry (organic synthesis and reactions kinetics).
He is experienced and skilled in various analytical methods development and implementation (HPLC/UHPLC, GC, Electrophoresis, LC-MS; Molecular and Atomic Spectroscopy; Wet Chemical Analysis etc).
Michael has a deep knowledge in chemical and pharmaceutical processes, GMP and ISO regulation, Pharmacopoeias and their requirements (several his procedures became standards in USP and Ph. Eur.), Laboratory Instrumentation, Process Analytical Technology (PAT), IT systems, Policies and SOPs.
Michael has lead research and development groups and department, Quality Control laboratories being responsible not only for staff professionalism but also for release times, service level, compliance, investigations, IT systems, data integrity, success in regulatory inspections, financial discipline, cost effectiveness, people’s training, all that on the local, regional and global levels. He has successfully lead breakthrough organizational changes to increase the laboratories effectiveness and the service level.
In his last employee’s position he had led Global Quality Control Network at Teva Pharmaceuticals.
He has 14 scientific publications and 12 patents