Senior Business Development Manager, ECHO Consulting Group
Gerardo is a dynamic and accomplished leader, with over 25 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. He is recognized as a Subject Matter Expert in the areas of validations, technology transfer, investigations/CAPA systems, sterile product manufacturing, aseptic processes, and lyophilization. Gerardo has held positions at senior manager and director levels, complimenting his solid technical and scientifi c background with his natural people skills to effectively lead people and teams to success. Gerardo is known for his superb communications skills – both during public presentations and in writing – skills that he has used to consistently motivate people to action during ambitious and challenging projects. Gerardo graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Chemical Engineering department at the University of Puerto Rico, and later earned his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics from the University of Michigan.