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Dr Karl Fry

BSc (Hons) and PhD (Chemistry)

Chartered Chemist and Chartered Scientist

Qualified Person with over 20 years experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry


Formerly a Director of Quality at a Pharmaceutical Service Company with experience and achievements in:


  • Qualified Person certification of commercial and IMP batches at 3 contract manufacturing facilities

  • Significant experience certifying batches of aseptically manufactured products and assessing contract manufacturer suitability

  • QP auditing of a wide variety of overseas facilities (specialising in USA and Japan)  

  • Hosting client and regulatory audits, including MHRA, ANVISA  and FDA (zero 483 observations on 2010 five day general GMP inspection)

  • Co-ordinating activities of 25+ staff in a range of quality roles concerned with contract product manufacture

  • Planning, designing, equipping and staffing a start-up pharmaceutical laboratory

  • Developing and validating ICH compliant, stability indicating analytical methods

Dr Karl Fry