With over 30 years of Quality, compliance, and IT experience, and over 25 years in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, Mike Byrd brings a broad and diverse perspective to his role as Chief Technology Officer for ProPharma Group.
Mike’s educational credentials include a BS in Chemistry and an MBA with an emphasis in Technology Management.
Over his extensive career, Mike has developed, implemented, administered, and validated a wide variety of computer-based solutions supporting critical regulated business processes.
He is a Certified Quality Auditor (CQA), a Senior/Section Board member of the American Society for Quality, and is ITIL Foundation certified.
Mike is well versed in a variety of computer-based solutions supporting critical regulated business processes:
-Automation and control on the shop floor
-Manufacturing execution and batch record management
-Laboratory automation, data acquisition, and information management
-Clinical trial and data management
-Quality information management including document and deviation/CAPA
-Distribution and shipping
-Enterprise resource planning
-Interfaces for cross system integration
-IT infrastructure supporting a diverse technical computing environment