Andre Walker, BSChEng, CPIP, is a consultant with over 30 years of experience providing engineering and technical support for manufacturers of biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, and consumer products, including 13 years in Director roles for Biogen with postings in the US and Europe. Walker has lead teams that support every aspect of manufacturing operations including Facilities, Utilities, Maintenance, Metrology, Technical Support, Label and Pack, Qualification, and Process Validation. His broad experience and leadership helps teams successfully balance engineering, operations, and compliance. A passionate ISPE volunteer, he served as the Chair of the International Board of Directors in 2011, is currently the Chairman of the upcoming BioManufacturing Conference, and serves on various other committees focusing on applying ISPE's volunteer energy to the benefit of practitioners in the industry. Andre enjoys sharing and discussing hot topics in the industry through presentations, articles, and as a guest instructor at Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center.