Zahid M.

Quality & Compliance executive with 31+ years in Pharmaceutical companies

United States of America

Regulatory Affairs ■ Compliance and Risk ■ Process Improvement ■ Global Team Management Operational Leadership ■ Manufacturing ■ Supply Chain ■ Change Management ■ R&D Global Quality Assurance Executi...see more

  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Quality
  • Risk & Compliance


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Technical Director Quality Assurance Facilities & Validation

2 years
Current position
Jan 2021 - Present
For more than 130 years, we have brought hope to humanity through the development of important medicines and vaccines. We aspire to be the premier research-intensive biopharmaceutical c...see more

Director, Computer System validation, Quality Systems and Compliance Head

3 years
May 2018 - Jan 2021
The Global Compliance and Quality System Lead reports to the Global Development Quality Compliance Head, GDQ, and is accountable for global compliance, quality system and computer valid...see more

Director of Quality Assurance, Compliance & Regulatory Affairs (CMO, R&D & Submissions)

Amring Pharmaceuticals Inc.
2 years
Nov 2015 - May 2018
Responsible for providing strategic plans and driving quality compliance oversight for US Quality Assurance functions to ensure compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices and policies. ...see more

Director of Quality Assurance Operations & Compliance

Pii (Pharmaceutics International, Inc.).
1 year
Nov 2014 - Dec 2015
Ensure compliance to cGMPs and managing area of responsibility while assuring the effective and timely response to the needs of the organization.

Manager Quality Assurance, Compliance, Tech Transfer & Supply Chain Management

2 years
Jun 2013 - Dec 2014
Oversight for External Manufacturing (CMOs), External Testing Laboratories (CTLs) Support Quality activities for release and distribution, act as the Thrombogenics Project Quality repr...see more

Manager Quality Assurance, Quality Management Systems & Compliance

Endo Pharmaceuticals
3 years
Apr 2010 - Jun 2013
Review, approval and closure of change controls, deviations, investigations, and CAPAs, as they pertain to Drug substance and Drug product for Xiaflex/Xiapex and Testim.

Manager Quality Assurance - QMS (Quality Management Systems) Biotech

3 years
Jan 2007 - Mar 2010
Direct Compliance activities and provide Quality Assurance support to Commercial Operations in the area of investigation and commitment review and approval

Quality Assurance Team Leader, Batch Release, Shop Floor Operations, Compliance & Quality Control

15 years
Aug 1991 - Jan 2007
Partner with Compliance operations to manage investigations program and compliance metrics. Responsible for managing QA review and closure of MIRs and Commitments assigned to Formulatio...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Quality
  • Risk & Compliance