Senior Vice President Technical Operations
With over 30 years of pharmaceutical experience, Brian brings both extensive operations knowledge and executive leadership experience to Aceragen. Brian served for twenty years at UCB as Plant Director of Operations which involved multiple site expansions as well as numerous generic and branded product launches. He also served simultaneously as the Site General Manager for two manufacturing facilities at Eurand where he oversaw all North American Operations. In his most recent position for five years Brian was responsible for the global manufacturing operations, supply chain and quality teams at US WorldMeds, a branded commercial pharma company, where he also served on the executive leadership team. In this capacity Brian led teams responsible for all 3rd party CMO-based CMC operational activity including multiple Tech Transfers. During his tenure, the company achieved multiple product approvals and launches, most notably Lucemyra for opiate withdrawal and Myobloc (botulinum toxin) for chronic sialorrhea. Brian received a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering magna cum laude from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana.