Amanat Kaur

Thermo Fisher Scientific
Operational Excellence Engineer
Amanat is a Professional Engineer with design, process and automation experience in cGMP manufacturing environments, including cell gene therapy, vaccine, API, and fill-finish manufacturing facilities. Currently, she is a Operational Excellence Engineer with Thermo Fisher Scientific. Her experience includes continuous improvement projects for processes, equipment, utilities, and automation (IT/OT).

She is proficient at leading projects, meeting project timelines, and working with cross-functional teams. With extensive management experience, she is adept at guiding teams, fostering improvement, and strategic decision-making. She graduated with a master’s degree (thesis-based) in Bioresource Engineering from McGill University.

Amanat is passionate and driven to break barriers, foster growth, and make a positive impact. She spends a lot of her time volunteering for different non-profit organizations. Her active volunteer roles include serving on the Executive Board for ISPE Canada Affiliate and Biotech CoP advisory board member for ISPE Global.

She is also an Engineer-In-Residence with Engineers of Tomorrow where she helps promote STEM amongst the younger generation. Amanat supports these organizations to keep advocating for excellence while inspiring others to chase their aspirations and create meaningful change.