Tom Cochrane

  PhotoTom Cochrane has worked in the Pharmaceutical Industry for 33 years, holding positions of Quality Control Analyst, Quality Control Laboratory Manager and Quality Assurance Manager and Business Process Development Manager. With a strong background in Quality he worked as Business Process Development Manager with NAPP Pharmaceutical Group in Cambridge for 10 years where he was tasked with embedding quality principles throughout business processes. This saw him applying improvement techniques not only in the traditional areas of manufacturing and Quality Control but in other business functions such as Sales, Finance, Drug Development, Regulatory Affairs, Human Resource, Product transfers and Supply Chain Security. In the area of supply chain security Mr. Cochrane set up the Security Operations Group with the company in 2003, this project then led him to the position of Head of Security Operations. The responsibility of his position is to ensure the security of our products throughout manufacture as well as the global supply chain. The scope of his work covers commercial as well as clinical trial materials.