Robert DiVasto, P.E. Vice President, Manufacturing and Supply is responsible for all manufacturing and supply operations at Cadence Pharmaceuticals including the development and execution of Cadence’s outsourced supply model. The model focuses on a secure and reliable supply chain across materials management, planning, procurement, manufacturing, logistics and distribution, while partnering with suppliers on key elements of capacity planning, quality and operational excellence. Prior to joining Cadence, Bob served as VP, European Supply for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International. Prior to Valeant, Bob served in various manufacturing and engineering roles with GlaxoSmithKline. Prior to GSK, Bob served as Chief Engineer at The Sigel Group, an Engineering/Architectural firm assisting the Pharmaceutical industry. Bob holds an Architectural Engineering degree from Pennsylvania State University, a B.S. in Environmental Engineering from Temple University, and a Masters in Manufacturing from the University of Cambridge. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Pennsylvania.