Peter Carbone is Vice President, Global Head External Relations, Group Quality at Novartis since April 2014. Prior to joining Novartis, Peter worked for Allergan for 7 years in a variety of senior quality leadership roles including Vice President Biologics. Peter has over 30 years of leadership and experience in the engineering, quality, and technical management fields. During his career, he has led engineering and quality teams for several major pharmaceutical companies supporting operational excellence, quality improvement, and compliance initiatives in complex biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device manufacturing environments. Peter has been an ISPE Member for over 15 years. He has presented at a number of ISPE conferences and is the Industry Co-Chair of the 2016 ISPE/FDA/PQRI Quality Manufacturing Conference. He is a member of the ISPE Quality Metrics Steering Committee, GAMP® Data Integrity SIG and Regulatory and Compliance Committee North America Focus Group. Peter holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.