Michael S. Egan

Lead Validation Engineer

Michael Egan is a pharmaceutical industry professional based in Ireland and is currently studying the master’s degree programme, MEngSc/PG Dip in Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering at University College Cork. Michael has over seventeen years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He has success in the delivery of complex systems and processes through scientific and risk-based methods and approaches and has worked in all areas of validation including; equipment & control system qualification, facility qualification, utility qualification, computer system validation, process validation and cleaning validation. Michael’s experience includes extensive knowledge in the operations of a broad range of Oral Solid Dosage equipment and process development/global product transfer in liquid processing including Nano-technology (NCD®) and low-bioburden processing techniques. Michael graduated with distinction from the master’s degree programme, MSc. in Pharmaceutical Validation Technology from Dublin Institute of Technology, for which he also won the GetReSkilled Award for “Best overall dissertation performance 2015-16”. Michael also holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmaceutical Technology from Institute of Technology Tallaght.