Chris Mullen BEng (Hons) is Head of ABC5000 Operations at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, the Billingham site. He is responsible for ABC5000 facility which is Fujifilm’s large scale microbial manufacturing asset. His operations team transfers processes from R&D and customers and manufacture the scaled up processes in ABC5000. Chris has been working in manufacturing for over 20 years since graduating from university with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He worked for 18 of those years have been in pharmaceuticals and biologics.