Scott Rudge, COO and Chairman, RMC Pharmaceutical Solutions, Inc
Since co-founding RMC Pharmaceutical Solutions in May 2004, Scott has been involved in a wide variety of projects for small and large biotech/pharmaceutical companies. He has overseen and/or performed assay, equipment, sterilization, cleaning and process validation, formulation development, due diligence for a multimillion dollar investment, construction of a new GMP facility for tissue processing, and tech transfer for a major late stage biotechnology product. In his last position, Scott served as the Vice President of Operations at FeRx Incorporated, overseeing manufacturing, process and product development, analytical development, formulation, facility design, construction and operation, and intellectual property.
Patrick Mains, Principal Quality Engineer, Project and Risk Management, Global Quality Services, Genentech
Patrick Mains is currently a Principal Quality Engineer at Genentech, supporting the design, deployment, realization and governance of a harmonized GMP compliant Quality Risk Management Program for the Roche Pharma network. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology and a certificate in Project Management from the University of California, San Diego. Patrick is a Project Management Institute (PMI) certified Project Management Professional (PMP). With over 24 years of experience in the biopharma industry, Patrick has had various roles in Quality Control, Project Management, Site Compliance/Inspection Management, Quality Systems, and Global Quality at IDEC Pharmaceuticals, Biogen Idec, and most recently Roche/Genentech.