Jeff Bedford GlaxoSmithKline

Jeff Bedford

Jeff Bedford GlaxoSmithKline Director, R&D Quality Futures

Jeff Bedford, Sr. Director Quality Futures, GSK: Since creating the Quality Futures group in 2010, Jeff has led a team of Quality Professionals focused on delivering strategic GMP quality models and sustained quality improvement programs in line with a changing business environment. Most recently, Jeff is working with the Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre (MMIC) based in Scotland, along with a team of other collaborators from Pharma Research groups, Technology companies and other specialist providers, delivering novel automation and digital integration to enable real-time QP/QA release of clinical supplies to patients. Prior to this, Jeff has also collaborated with multiple TransCelerate member Pharmaceutical companies to produce an e-Label-Design-and-Delivery-Toolkit, that provided a framework for the next generation of electronic clinical trial labeling. He also lead the quality workstream of the Transcelerate Comparator Network that delivered a suite of groundbreaking quality agreements to facilitate exchange of innovator comparator products at various stages in their product lifecycle. Jeff has 34 years of Pharmaceutical experience spanning GLP, Quality Control, Technical Transfer, GMP Compliance Management, Operational and Strategic GMP QA Leadership.