Bruce Williams is a consulting chemical and process engineer, fellow of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, and past chair of ISPE’s United Kingdom Affiliate. He specialises in industrial and pharmaceutical biotechnology, having spent 10 years in contract manufacturing with AstraZeneca and Avecia. There he was responsible for the process engineering and technology transfer activities in the business. He founded Williams Process Limited in 2008, to help companies to achieve Efficient, Effective and Compliant processes. Bruce is also an industrial lecturer at the Newcastle University Biopharmaceutical Bioprocessing Technology Centre.