Ken Shitamoto leads the IT Quality and Compliance group at Gilead Sciences, which includes Privacy, Quality Assurance and Quality Engineering. He is a member of the GAMP America's Steering Committee, Co-Lead of the GAMP CSA SIG, and a member of the FDA-Industry CSA team. He is contributing author to GPG Data Integrity by Design (CSA Appendix), GPG Enabling Innovation, and GAMP5 v2.
He holds a BA Molecular Cell Biology and MS Computer Science and from UC Berkeley and San Jose State University respectively. He is an avid supporter of the American Lung Association.