Eric started his career as an architect in 1980 and has developed an extensive expertise in the design and construction of pharmaceutical facilities. Since joining JacobsWyper Architects, Eric's experience has focused on the design of laboratories, pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device facilities, encompassing both new and existing cGMP and GLP facilities. He has helped many clients overhaul their legacy facilities to ensure compliance and increase value by improving flows, efficiencies and the integration of new technologies. Eric was the architectural project manager for Merck's Global Clinical Supply Facility which was awarded the 2011 ISPE Facility of the Year Award Winner for Facility Integration. In addition, he shares his knowledge by writing and lecturing on design issues for cGMP facilities.