John has fourteen years of experience in highly regulated environments including biotechnology, pharmaceutical and natural health care. His more recent work as Director of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs with Atrium Innovations until 2013 demonstrated his unsurpassed expertise in quality assurance and regulatory affairs, overseeing the regulatory compliance of such brands as Genestra, Douglas Laboratories, Pure Encapsulations and Garden of Life. Prior, John was the Director of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs for Seroyal and was instrumental in building their quality / regulatory systems prior to its successful acquisition by Atrium. John’s prior employment also included being a Manager of Quality Services and Senior Consultant with PharmEng Technology until 2007.
John is based out of Toronto, Ontario, and provides NHP Consulting with senior oversight over our regulatory programs. John’s special areas of expertise are in the development of quality systems and obtaining approval from Health Canada, be it in site licensing for nhp’s, establishment licensing for pharmaceuticals or producer licensing for medical marijuana. John holds a B.Sc. in biology/chemistry from Laurentian University, as well as a Diploma in Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance from the Toronto Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology.