Tim Lai is a Facilities Operations Associate Director for Boehringer Ingelheim. He has over 12 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry across various technical operation functions, including engineering, maintenance, and facilities management. His analytical background and direct front line experience managing and operating maintenance programs helps him shape a practical and sensible approach to equipment and facilities maintenance. He is currently working toward a Doctoral degree in Business Administration at Northcentral University with research focus on sustainability in Production Management. He holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Chemical Engineering from University of California, San Diego.