Vice President of Quality Assurance at Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH

Martin Mayer

 Martin Mayer

Since 2019, Martin Mayer is Vice President and Head of the Manufacturing Quality Assurance Competence Center with global responsibility for production-related quality assurance issues. These include quality risk management, root cause failure investigation, technical compliance, visual inspection, container closure integrity, process control strategies, process validation and many more.

Martin Mayer started his professional career in the pharmaceutical industry in 1992. He first worked for Fresenius in Quality Assurance. After joining Pharmaplan, he worked as a senior project engineer for several years in a number of different areas.

Between 2007 and 2009, he worked for Fresenius Kabi Product Partnering. As Director of Contract Manufacturing, he was responsible for contract manufacturing projects.

In 2009, Martin Mayer joined the global quality management organisation of Fresenius Kabi AG. As Vice President of QM Systems & GMP Compliance, he was responsible for the global quality management system, GMP compliance standards and internal auditing for medicinal products and medical devices.

From 2013 - 2019, he worked as Vice President Quality Assurance, and was responsible for the operational leadership of the quality organizations of the Global Operations Generic Drugs & Standard Solutions manufacturing sites.

He is author or co-author of the following chapters of GMP Compliance Adviser:

  • 1.N Failure Management
  • 12.C Manufacture of terminally sterilised products
  • 19.B Application and benefits of QRM in the pharmaceutical industry
  • 19.C The quality risk management process
  • 19.D Methods and tools of quality risk management
  • 19.E Application examples for QRM in the pharmaceutical industry
  • 19.G Definitions