Vice President Technical, PAREXEL Consulting

Siegfried Schmitt, PhD

 Siegfried Schmitt, PhD

Siegfried Schmitt provides consulting services to medical device manufacturers and the pharmaceutical industry on all aspects of regulatory compliance, particularly the design and implementation of quality management systems and competitive compliance. His declared interest is in reliable, effective and efficient quality systems to ensure compliance and, not least, data integrity.

Siegfried Schmitt began his career in 1989 in Switzerland at Roche in Basel as senior production chemist. This was followed by positions as validation manager with Raytheon, senior lead consultant with ASEA Brown Boveri Group (ABB) and global quality director with GE Healthcare before joining PAREXEL.

Siegfried Schmitt is an accomplished author and editor. He is member of the editorial boards of BioProcess International, Pharmaceutical Technology and RAPS Focus.

He is involved with PDA as a member of the Scientific Advisory Board and as President of the PDA United Kingdom Chapter. He is also an active member of other industry associations and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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

  • 0.C.1 ATMP regulations in the EU