Fatma Taman completed her Pharmacy study at Istanbul University following her study at Westfalische Wilhelms University in Germany. At the time being, she holds the position of Managing Direcor of her own Consulting Company "Taman Associates" in Istanbul, Turkey. She has more than 25 years of experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing and management. In addition to her experience on various technologies on API and drug product manufacturing, she has also managed research and development departments in several pharmaceutical companies in Turkey. Ms. Taman is a frequent guest lecturer at universities including Istanbul University and has presented at a number of events for organizations such as ISPE, PDA, CpHI and Controlled Release Society’s Turkey Affiliate. Ms. Taman has been an ISPE Member about 20 years. She served as Vice-Chair of ISPE Turkey Affiliate during 2011-2014 and as Affiliate Chair during 2015 - 2018. She also served as a member of the ISPE PAT CoP Steering Committee, EuroForum, the RCC Europe Focus Group and was elected as Director of the IBoD of ISPE for the term 2016 - 2018. She still i s very activ in various commitees as ELT, RCHQ, Membership Enhancement and the Board of the Turkish Affiliate.