DR FIONA GREER

GLOBAL DIRECTOR

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Dr. Fiona M. Greer is the Global Director at BioPharma Services Development.

Following a Ph.D. in Protein Biochemistry from Aberdeen University, she joined M-Scan Ltd in 1984 to found the Biochemical Services Department. Here, she pioneered and applied developments in Mass Spectrometry for structural characterisation. She was appointed Director of Biochemical Services in 1988. At the same time, she was instrumental in establishing a facility in the United States where she was appointed Vice President. Dr Greer was responsible for establishing the Quality Management Systems and for directing Quality Assurance across the four M-Scan laboratories.

With over 30 years experience in the structural analysis of glycoproteins using instrumental techniques, she has published many articles on the use of mass spectrometry and other physicochemical techniques to fulfil regulatory characterisation requirements. She has been involved with global Biosimilar product development since the early 2000’s. She is regularly invited to give presentations at international meetings and has designed and presented various training courses. Since the acquisition of the M-Scan group in 2010 by SGS, she is now Global Director for Biopharma Services Development, SGS Life Sciences.