E.J. has over 30 years in life sciences including small molecules, devices and a wide variety of pivotal biotechnology products, and is currently the Head of Quality for Inovio Pharmaceuticals. He was previously Sr. Vice President of Quality and Regulatory Affairs at Ajinomoto Althea Technologies, specializing in CMO biotech processing and aseptic filling. He was the Sr. Director of Quality for BioMarin where he helped design the commercial orphan drug facility and launched Aldurazyme® and Naglazyme®. During the start of IDEC Pharmaceuticals he held various management positions in QA, Validation and Regulatory Affairs, and was a core team member for the development and launch of Rituxan® and Zevalin®. He is the past Chairman of the PDA Biotech Advisory Board, author of several PDA Technical Reports, and is the past President of ISPE, San Diego. He holds an MBA from UOP and a BA in Biology from UCSD.