Rob Walker is a chartered chemist and a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry with degrees in applied chemistry and instrumental analytical chemistry. He has more than 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry including 25 years as a qualified person. After 16 years in senior management at CP Pharmaceuticals, the last seven as quality director, he is now a director of his own GMP consultancy company. Walker has comprehensive GMP manufacturing and quality experience covering a wide range of dosage forms and has successfully managed GMP inspections by MHRA and FDA. Walker has extensive experience delivering presentations to industry forums including ISPE, the Parenteral Society and PDA in both the EU and the US.